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Notorious for the amount spent on higher education, Korea reaps the rewards ranking second out of 50 countries by Pearson Education on a new global education index called the Learning Curve.
Teachers should be aware that drugs laws in Korea are not the same as they are at home. If caught with marijuana you can face heavy fined and up to 5 years in prison.
When the long workday is over, Seoulites take to restaurants and bars, coffee shops
and karaoke rooms, screen-
The world's first theme park dedicated to the humble restroom opens about an hour outside of Seoul in the City of Suwon.
So, you’re thinking of picking up the language when you come to Korea? Easy, even an elephant can do it!
The South Korean pop video has the world by storm but why is it so funny? When you get to Korea be sure to check out the ritzy district of Seoul to see what all the fuss is about.
Korea’s paradise island boasts volcanoes, waterfalls, beaches, national parks, caves and forests. Make sure you take some time out of your year to visit the stunning tropical island which lies off the south coast.
While it is not absolutely necessary to have any teaching qualifications or TEFL certificates to teach in Korea, given the current global market, competition for jobs can be quite tough so to improve your chances of securing the best positions consider taking a TEFL certificate.
TEFL is a generic term meaning Teaching English as a Foreign Language; you may also come across other acronyms such TESOL/ESL/ESOL/EFL/ELT but essentially they all mean the same thing. The two main acronyms you’ll hear are TEFL (commonly used in the UK) and TESOL (commonly used in North America).
There are numerous institutions that provide TEFL certification across the globe, but there is no internationally recognised independent accrediting organisation that overlooks the issuing of these qualifications. TEFL providers tend to get their certificates accredited by organisations within their region that are able to approve teaching qualifications.
What Does TEFL Mean?
In our opinion, having researched the courses on offer the most reputable TEFL certification
provider is i-