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All you need to know about teaching English abroad!

Mark Crocker

Mark Crocker ITTT TEFL

After leaving the UK to travel in the mid-1990s, Mark has to date visited over 50 countries across six continents. After completing a TEFL course in Phuket, Thailand, he decided to make it his base and has since worked as an online TEFL trainer and a freelance writer.


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Teaching Receptive Skills to Business English Students | ITTT | TEFL Blog

Mark Crocker

Alumni Experiences

Teaching business English students is a specialized profession that comes with its own unique challenges. In this post one of our graduates discusses his own experiences teaching business English to Russian students.

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Why I Decided a TEFL Course was the Right Path for Me | ITTT | TEFL Blog

Mark Crocker

Alumni Experiences

All our trainees have their own reasons for taking a TEFL/TESOL certification course. Here one of our graduates explains why they decided it was a good option for them.

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What I learned About a Teacher’s Attitude During My TEFL Certification Course | ITTT | TEFL Blog

Mark Crocker

Alumni Experiences

You will undoubtedly learn many things during a TEFL certification course, but what will you find the most inspiring? In this post one of our graduates talks about what they learned regarding the attitude of a teacher in the classroom.

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Teaching English Vocabulary to Young Learners | ITTT | TEFL Blog

Mark Crocker

Alumni Experiences

Teaching English vocabulary to young learners is sometimes seen as a chore by inexperienced teachers. In this post one of our graduates looks at why this doesn't have to be the case.

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Why ESA is Still the Most Effective Methodology in the English Language Classroom | ITTT | TEFL Blog

Mark Crocker

Alumni Experiences

One of the fundamental parts of a TEFL certification course is learning about teaching methodologies. In this post an ITTT course graduate gives their opinion on the ESA teaching method.

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The Difference Between Teaching ESL and Teaching EFL | ITTT | TEFL Blog

Mark Crocker

Alumni Experiences

In this article, an ITTT TEFL course graduate discusses the difference between teaching English as a Second Language (ESL) and teaching English as a Foreign Language (EFL).

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What’s it Like Teaching EFL in a Kindergarten in Vietnam? | ITTT | TEFL Blog

Mark Crocker

Alumni Experiences

In this article an ITTT TEFL course graduate talks about her own experience of teaching English in a kindergarten in Vietnam.

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The Many Reasons For Taking a TEFL Course | ITTT | TEFL Blog

Mark Crocker

Alumni Experiences

In this article, an ITTT TEFL course graduate shares their thoughts on the many different reasons people have for taking a TEFL certification course.

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The Most Common Problems Students in Mongolia Face When Learning English | ITTT | TEFL Blog

Mark Crocker

Alumni Experiences

In this article, an ITTT TEFL course graduate takes a look at the specific issues facing English language learners in modern day Mongolia.

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How Taking a TEFL Certification Course Has Improved My Online English Teaching | ITTT | TEFL Blog

Mark Crocker

Alumni Experiences

This article was written by a course graduate who shares her thoughts on how taking a TEFL certification course has helped her develop her online English teaching career.

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3 Key Points to Consider When Teaching English to Young Learners | ITTT | TEFL Blog

Mark Crocker

Alumni Experiences

In this article, an ITTT TEFL course graduate shares 3 key points to consider when teaching English to young learners.

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8 Best Places to Teach English Abroad for Food Lovers | ITTT | TEFL Blog

Mark Crocker

Destinations

You will get to enjoy many new experiences while teaching English abroad and one of those is the chance to treat your taste buds by indulging in the local cuisine. Here we look at 8 countries that have a strong demand for TEFL qualified teachers and a strong tradition of producing excellent food.

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