If you are an online ESL teacher, you spend a considerable amount of time in front of screens that emit blue light. While the evidence is still out on the benefits of wearing blue light blocking glasses, many people profess their love for them and the improvements to their sleep as a result. Find out whether you need blue light blocking glasses.
One of the most important – and least considered – pieces of equipment for your online teaching work space is your chair. Teaching online for hours sitting in an uncomfortable chair can put a strain on your back – and affect your posture. In this post, we’ll look at some ergonomic chairs for online teachers.
One of the most important aspects of an online ESL teacher’s home setup is lighting. Every online ESL teacher’s lighting needs will vary, depending on several factors. Still, there are some simple, cost-effective steps any online ESL teacher can take to brighten up their workspace, like using LED lights.
As ESL learners enter middle school, much of their English language learning is focused on complex grammatical structures and test preparation. While these are important, it’s hard to argue the significance of reading to developing one’s English fluency, creative and critical thinking skills. Here are 5 books we think middle school ESL learners will thoroughly enjoy.
Many online ESL teachers have made the transition to standing up while teaching to avoid the many health hazards related to sitting for extended periods. But the biggest benefit many teachers experience when standing is improved interaction with their students. Here is our pick of the best standing desks for online ESL teachers.
Many ESL teachers have made the transition from the physical classroom to the online classroom. Though a large number of ESL teachers now work with online ESL companies, opportunities exist for those with their own network of students. In this post, we look at the best virtual classrooms for teaching English online.
This is our review of the BridgeTEFL 120-hour Master TEFL/TESOL Certification, which is accredited according to U.S. Department of Education standards. As with all TEFL certifications we review, this review is based on an actual assessment of the course, performed by our team. Let’s get started with our review of the BridgeTEFL 120-hour Master TEFL/TESOL certification.
Most people today rely on reviews before making a purchase. That sounds like a smart approach, doesn’t it? Unfortunately, a significant number of reviews and testimonials are not written by people who have actually purchased the product or service.
Are TEFL reviews fake, too? While you may be relying on reviews before deciding on a TEFL course, let’s get clear about what information you can rely on, and what to skip.