The Oxford TEFL Blog

CELTA course Barcelona

Graduate Story: James Kalmanson

  James is a photographer from Florida, United States and he completed our Cambridge CELTA course in Barcelona in August 2019. He now hopes to start working with teaching children and gaining his Spanish citizenship to stay in Barcelona. In … Continue reading

How much can you earn teaching English?

Finding a TEFL Teaching Salary That Works For You

As an English teacher living abroad, I am a member of countless expat, ESL teaching, and digital nomad Facebook groups. Like many of my fellow teachers, I find they often come in handy for a quick piece of advice, restaurant … Continue reading

Spanish visa work

Meet Maya: Developing Teacher with Spanish graduate

  Maya Dileep Kumar is originally from India and came to Barcelona in November 2017. She completed her TEFL course in June 2018 and the Developing Teacher with Spanish course between July 2018 and July 2019. With the help of our visa … Continue reading

Body Language Teaching

7 Tips for Helping Students Develop their Body language in the ELT Classroom

Body language has long been seen by communications specialists as a key component of the way we interact with others, with researchers claiming that anything between 50 and 80% of all communication happens through non verbal communication. Glenn Wilson – … Continue reading

Teaching young learners

Essential Skills for Teaching Young Learners

A knowledge of English is now considered a basic life skill in many contexts, and as a result it is increasingly being offered to more and younger learners. If you have just finished your initial teacher training and are about … Continue reading