Do I need to speak another language to teach English abroad?

Definitely not!

TEFL is all about the immersion of students into the English language, so even if you did know some of the local language, you’d be encouraged not to use it in the classroom!

There are parts of our Online + Classroom TEFL courses that are all about overcoming language barriers, for example; using props or drawing pictures on a board to explain a specific word. So if you’re worrying about not being able to speak the local language, don’t, our courses are designed to give you the information you need to successfully teach English abroad.


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