People can have many motivations for doing personal development, from trying to improve your skills to acquiring better jobs. In this section we will look at some of the different options, how much they cost and try to gauge how worthwhile they are.
TheLaoshi: Teaching in China
Here at TheLaoshi.com we have provided valuable information for anyone looking or currently working as a teacher abroad. The TEFL industry can be provides thousands of people the opportunity to work and travel around the world. People get into it for a variety of different reasons and some stay for a few years, whilst others go on to make careers out of it. Here at TheLaoshi.com we will give you the information you need to get your foot in the door, (TEFL or CELTA) and for those who wish to make a career out of it, we give advice on how to get into international schools and the qualifications you can do whilst working abroad (PGCEi and Ma's in Education.)
We also give advice on how to get the best jobs for your qualifications and experience such as how to write a c.v, how to interact with recruiters and most importantly how to spot the bad recruiters. You can apply for jobs directly here in the job section and read about the job market in China. It can often be hard to find what is a fair salary as teachers exaggerate salaries and some agents and schools down play them.