Of all the Asian nations that seek ESL instruction, the demand is higher in Japan than anywhere else. As one of the world leaders in international trade, the ability to speak conversational English is very important to Japanese businessmen and citizens in general. English instruction is so popular there that they actually have something called "conversation lounges" where Japanese citizens pay to speak with native English speakers.
Teaching English in South Korea: Why All the Excitement?
Daily costs to use the subway in Japan are at least one dollar per connection while ... What Is There to Lose? Teaching English in South Korea is probably one of the easiest jobs to obtain, and one of the most challenging and rewarding jobs to hold.
Publ.Date : Thu, 26 Jul 2012 17:00:00 GMT
What?s it like to teach English in? South Korea?
I will never make fun of someone?s ?broken English? ever again ... Games, puzzles and tasks work extremely well when teaching teenagers and younger adults. Adults, on the other hand, respond best to guided discovery: nine times out of 10 they ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 28 Oct 2015 17:00:00 GMT
4 uncomfortable truths about teaching English in Japan
The overall English proficiency of Japanese is far worse than many realize. According to the EF English Proficiency Index (EPI), Japan currently scores #26 out of 63 countries measured, directly under South Korea ... lecturing by teachers, little emphasis ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 25 Mar 2015 17:00:00 GMT
Japan launches primary push to teach English
far fewer than their Chinese and South Korean counterparts. Ideally, Japanese teachers will work alongside assistant language teachers from English-speaking countries. Sarah Doherty, an ALT in Sendai, northern Japan, who has taught primary school pupils as ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 08 Mar 2011 11:21:31 GMT
Taking one year to teach English in South Korea completely changed my life
I had a journalism degree on the way and a ton of wanderlust, so I figured I'd go to Prague ? a cheapish place to get an English teaching ... Japan earlier this year, Japanese conservatives flipped out, saying she's not really Japanese. South Korea ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 22 May 2015 10:15:00 GMT
Testing English versus teaching it
However, the proposal offers no genuinely effective measures for improving the teaching and learning of English in Japan. That need for better English ... Malaysia?s 89, or even South Korea?s 82, it will need to make substantive and meaningful changes ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 30 Mar 2013 08:11:45 GMT
Robot English Teachers Start Work in South Korean Schools
Almost 30 robots have started teaching English to youngsters in a South Korean city, education officials said ... or leave in three months for a better-paying job in Japan ... all you need is a repair and upgrade every once in a while."
Publ.Date : Mon, 27 Dec 2010 16:00:00 GMT
Utah man missing since 2004 is married and teaching English in North Korea, article says
where he is now teaching English, says an article posted to Yahoo Japan on Wednesday. Sneddon also is believed to have a wife and two children, Choi Sung-yong, head of South Korea's Abductees' Family Union, told the Japanese news outlet. These reports ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 01 Sep 2016 13:02:00 GMT
What Asia Can Learn From Philippines About English Education
Ranked at the bottom in the English test scores were South Korea ... in the Philippines teach all their classes in English. As a result, Filipino universities are attracting students from Iran, Libya, Brazil, Russia, China and Japan to earn graduate ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 10 Jan 2014 06:08:00 GMT
Teach English in South Korea
Seoul and Busan provide the most popular settings for English teachers in South Korea ... offers the most eclectic mix of options in South Korea. A quieter city bordering the Sea of Japan, Busan?home to the popular vacation spot, Haeundae beach ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 16 May 2017 09:26:20 GMT