Teaching English Tips

With a combined time of over a decade of teaching English as a second language, the team here at Goats On The Road has accumulated a lot of tips along the way! Here you’ll find all of our posts that include tips for teaching English as a second language.

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How to Plan an Online Teaching Lesson in 2023 (with Examples)

You might be wondering how to make an online teaching lesson plan as you embark on your journey to become an online English teacher. Lesson planning for an online English class is fun and allows you to use your creativity. I’ve been a teacher for a long time, and I’ve taught online since 2017. Here ...
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5 Fun Games For English Class (Online and In-Person)

Teaching English is an awesome way to travel more while doing meaningful work. With most teaching positions, there’s a good chance that lesson planning will be part of your job description, and integrating games for English class into your day will be a must. Interesting and fun classroom games for teaching English are an essential ...
Julia’s Song: Teaching English in China

5 Essential Steps To Becoming An English Teacher Anywhere In The World

So you want to become an English teacher? Well we’re here to tell you that you’re making an excellent decision. Even though we are now digital nomads, living off of earnings from travel writing and blogging, we still look back at our teaching jobs in China with fond memories. ☞ Learn how to start a travel ...
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How We Saved $21,000 in One Year Teaching English in China

We’ve received numerous comments on our website and lots of emails from people asking questions about our teaching jobs in China. How were we able to live comfortably in Yangzhou, China, while saving enough money to travel after working for a year? When we say we saved $21,000 while teaching English in China, most people ...