This ebook is for the teacher of English as a second language who is thinking about or getting ready to travel overseas. It offers useful and timely hints and suggestions about how to make your transition in another country go smoothly and successful. It also offers ideas and hints about how to be a better ESL teacher.
Table of Contents Introduction 1. Travel Light 2. Keep a Journal 3. Get Clear on What's Expected of You As the Teacher 4. Put Together a Winning Lesson Plan 5. Be Flexible 6. Stay Healthy 7. If You Teach Kids Learn How to Maintain Discipline 8. Look For New Ways to Engage the Class 9. Get Advice From Other Teachers 10. Locate the Nearest Bookstore With an English Section 11. Encourage Students to Write 12. Be Open-Minded 13. Be Decisive 14. Be Professional 15. Dress Professionally
16. Always Look For Ways You Can Add Value To The School 17. Stay Our Of School Politics 18. Never Criticize Your School Or Another Teacher In The Presence Of Students 19. Stay Up On Current Events Of The World And Your Host Country 20. Approach Your Job With Confidence 21. Instill Confidence In the Students 22. Always Let the Students Know You Are in Charge 23. Know What Your Mission and Goals Are as an ESL Teacher and Live In Integrity to That Bonus Tips Conclusion