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Teach in China – Kindergarten

International Kindergarten teachers have a huge impact on the children’s development in terms of language scaffolding to allow them to learn English…

Teach in China – International Schools

Whether entering a career in international teaching or a veteran teacher, China provides some of the highest salaries in the world for…

Teach in China – Language Centers

Tutor children aged 5 to 16 years old at one of our many prestigious partner schools as an English teacher in China…

Teach Online

A convenient and simple way to earn money by tutoring students online via Skype. Enjoy the freedom of working to your own schedule…

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Why you should travel around China

Why you should travel around China

Ever find yourself lost in all the thoughts and moments of the day and yearn to go further? Beyond the boundaries and familiarities of that which you know and trust, but perhaps are growing bored of? Sometimes, though we may feel forever fond of our hometowns, their well-known faces and their lifelong memories, they cannot quench that undeniable thirst for adventure, that urge to getaway. Saint...

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What my teachers missed at school and how I apply that to my teaching

What my teachers missed at school and how I apply that to my teaching

School days are supposed to be the best days of our life, right? Considering the stresses, we face in adult life, I’m sure many of us would agree that the statement is true. However, looking back, did we really enjoy our lessons or were we just there staring into the abyss when our math teacher mentioned the word algebra? Let’s talk about the traditional teaching style with my personal...

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The Importance of Online Education in 2020

The Importance of Online Education in 2020

Education is fun, however, nowadays with everything going on in the world, it can be difficult to physically attend school classes or even be motivated to learn and focus on learning. Online teaching is a brilliant way to guide students in their learning process, even from halfway across the world! Technology is incredible, vital, and valuable in the world we live in. But why? Why is it so...

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Join the growing number of passionate individuals eager to start a career in teaching online or abroad. Whether you have existing teaching experience or are looking to teach for the first time, here at TOT we aim to support you throughout your journey.

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Step 1. Register with The Overseas Teacher

Step 2. We create your unique teacher profile

Step 3. We find the best match for you

Step 4. Wait, and be notified directly about opportunities

Step 5. We take care of the boring bits behind the scenes

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3 Quick tips for new and aspiring online teachers

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How to perfect your online job interview

Get some professional tips and tricks to help you stand out and impress your interviewer.

What you need to become an online English teacher

Interested in teaching online? Find out what you’ll need to get started.