I entered English Program in Korea (EPIK)'s video contest this year! The goal is to create a video that entices people to consider teaching in Korea with this program. EPIK is a government-run program that brings native English speakers from Canada, the US, Australia, U.K., Ireland, New Zealand and South Africa into the country to … Continue reading MY EPIK LIFE: Video Contest GOLD
I (try to) take videos everyday and compile them all every 4 months. Here are 2018's months 5-8! Can you believe how fast this year is zooming by? I'm not ready for the year to end, but it's creeping up on me. I need to make sure to appreciate the little things even more than … Continue reading May – Aug 2018 [1 Second Everyday]
I'm 6 months into my stint as a Native English Teacher in South Korea. Wow. Time truly flies when you're having fun, what can I say ¯\_(ツ)_/¯ I will no longer be part of the newest EPIK intake; once September hits, hundreds of new teachers will start their own exciting journey at their respective schools. I … Continue reading Tips for the new EPIK intake
After living in the country for 2 months, I can confidently say that you're gonna learn most of your survival Korean while you stumble through your daily life. Hopefully, some of these will help you out! To preface this post: I'm not Korean. If there are grammatical or spelling mistakes, then oops, but this is … Continue reading Survival Korean Phrases 1
HELLO! I'm finally feeling like I've settled into a routine and have some down time to actually write this post. Let me fill you in on what's been happening on this side of the world during my 1st month of teaching! Milestones Mar 1: successfully took a taxi home for the first time in Korea … Continue reading MARCH ’18 in KOREA.
So in my last post, I mentioned that I had just applied to teach English in South Korea. Since August, I: Waited Received an e-mail inviting me to partake in an interview Did my interview Freaked myself out thinking I wasn't eloquent enough during said interview (but lets be real i low-key knew i would … Continue reading Sooo… AM I LEAVING FOR KOREA OR NAH?
Teaching English in South Korea. I feel like it has been an extremely popular choice for many people out there in recent years. Remember back when I was having post-grad blues? Yeah, well after months of working at my current job, I've decided that I'm done with staying in this rut of going to work, … Continue reading Next Stop: Hopefully Korea?