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21 Nov 2017

Thailand: My Experience Working As An English Teacher

By |November 21st, 2017|Categories: Paid Teaching|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Sawadee ka! This is the formal hello in Thai. I have been in Thailand now for 5 weeks, and living in the town of Phatthalung, which is in the southern provenience near Trang and north of Hat Yai. I am working as a kindergarten teacher teaching K-3. What I love most about Thailand is the [...]

14 Jun 2017

Teaching Abroad in South Korea: From Dream to Reality

By |June 14th, 2017|Categories: Paid Teaching|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

I opened my browser and typed the words “teaching abroad in South Korea." This was something I have always fantasized about doing, but never had the courage to take that dream further. For a long time, I dreamt to do something like live and work in a different country, but was also content at the time with living [...]

28 Oct 2016

4 Things I Didn’t Expect When I Volunteered to Teach in Italy

By |October 28th, 2016|Categories: Tutor English|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

This past summer, I volunteered to teach in Italy through GeoVisions and lived with my host family to help them learn English. When I was there, I wrote about what it was like to be an English language teacher in Italy through 6 inspirational quotes about traveling.  It has been a few months since I [...]

15 Apr 2016

Feel Happy. Feel Fulfilled. Feel GeoVisions

By |April 15th, 2016|Categories: Life Below the Cloud|Tags: , , |0 Comments

“It is impossible to live without failing at something, unless you live so cautiously that you might as well not have lived at all." J.K. Rowling If you want to feel happy, do something for yourself. If you want to feel fulfilled, do something for someone else. During a 75 year old study at Harvard [...]

20 Jan 2015

Why Work Abroad, Not How To Work Abroad That Matters

By |January 20th, 2015|Categories: Work Abroad|Tags: , |0 Comments

Recently, I declared 2015 at GeoVisions as the year of “Why.” Why? All of us who work here and all of the people who work with us abroad know “What” we do.  We provide cultural and language exchange opportunities to our customers, to our host families and host communities abroad.  If you look over our [...]