Why is Cadiz special? What makes Cadiz a great place to embark on your TEFL journey?
After twelve years living in this unique place on the Bay of Cadiz, I came up with seven special reasons to come to Cadiz. Continue Reading →
Are you, like many people, thinking about doing a course to train to be a TEFL teacher? Are you confused by the huge number of courses on offer? Do you want to make sure you’re doing the right course for you? If so, read on. It might make all the difference for you and your future and save you from making an expensive mistake. Continue Reading →
This piece relates to my previous post about TEFL del Sur and it should also make sense if considered individually. Most of us from Active Language, Cadiz, went to the 2014 Annual ACEIA Conference held in Seville. ACEIA is the Andalusian association of language schools. The conference is just one day and packs a pretty weighty punch. I’ve been lucky enough to attend the conference for the last 14 years and have seen it grow in size and scope as well as in it’s professionalism and quality. It’s a great day of full-on TEFLing. It’s also great to feel... Continue Reading →
I love TEFL del Sur. A teachers’ organization organized by teachers for teachers with no marketing angle, no sales pitch; professional development pure and simple. I’ve been to many excellent sessions at conferences where the ideas are beautiful but I’m often left wondering, would it work in my less than perfect classes? I wanted to get in to the difficulties of working with primary classes to lay bare some of the challenges and to share some possible solutions. Above all, I believe that... Continue Reading →