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Scotland Property Buying Guide for Houses and Flats

Teachers looking to live and teach in Scotland should be glad to know that buying property in Scotland generally provides no complication and is part of a highly regulated buying process. Scotland property buying guide is useful when purchasing property for sale in Scotland from land, houses or a new home for your family.

You require to take part in the bidding system that exists for property buyers on the open market. There is an opportunity for Scotland property buying at a fixed price, through an auction, although the open market remains an auction process for buying property for sale in general. (more…)

Returning & Adjusting at Home after Teaching Abroad

Returning to the UK

Are you heading home by choose or necessity?  Depending how long you have been away you may find the hairdresser or favourite shop has closed.  What do you mean I am not entitled to free healthcare? I am British and I paid my taxes.  You left the country and now returned to find things are not the same.

Each person going home to live has their own personal requirements and plan to integrate back in their own country successfully.


Teach English Abroad as a Sustainable Living Guidance

Teach English Abroad as a Sustainable Living Guidance


Reading stories of overseas travel and deciding “I would like to teach English abroad”. Travelling abroad to teach for a year or for a long period of time takes planning after you have decided this is the right choice for you.

The notion of moving to another country abroad to teach children or adults English requires certain qualifications, skills, experience, finances, motivation, time and a detailed plan to successfully provide a sustainable living as a teacher of English overseas.


Become a Language & Culture Assistant in Spain

Become a Language & Culture Assistant in Spain, Visa and get paidLooking for a reputable school job that provides a legal work visa for Spain? Auxiliaries de Conversación and Bilingual English Development and Assessment program (BEDA) language and cultural assistant programs in Spain could be an option for you.  As a native English speaker with a basic understanding of Spanish you can apply for language assistant jobs in Spain to work in a Spanish Ministry of Education state public school.

Cultural assistant programs in Spain for native English speakers from western countries offer you the opportunity to be directly employed by the Spanish government and placed in a government state school in cities and towns from Madrid, Barcelona, Zaragoza, Valencia and other major population areas.


Teaching Is a Tough Job to Gain Respect from Students

Teaching Is a Tough Job to Gain Respect and Good Student Grades
(Source DFE)

No one would dare and to name or say teaching is a tough job. But this is just a misconception. Teaching is actually very difficult. When we talk about the toughest jobs of the world, we think of jobs that are physically strenuous, tiring and hazardous, such as that of a mining engineer or fighter pilots. (more…)

Teaching Children with Special Needs

Want to know more on how to organize education for children with disabilities the most effectively?


Classroom Ideas

Special Education is a particular area of education which requires using unique teaching materials, methods, equipment, and educational aids to comply with the needs of children with developmental disabilities. Remedial instruction is aimed at improving a skill/ ability in every student. Thus, by applying different tutoring techniques, such as a recurrent practice and explanation, educational material repeating, and devoting more time to developing particular skills, teachers guide every child through the special educational process. (more…)

What Technology Can Change The World of Education?

Technology has been evolving over the years. Gadgets have evolved from large, simple ones to smaller and more complex ones. Technology has greatly impacted all aspects of life. The education sector has not been left behind.

Technology has ushered essential changes that have brought significant changes in the world of education. The most common resources in school have been books, notepads, pens, and chalks among others. However, with advancement in technology, students in some learning institutions nowadays have mostly done away with these traditional resources and have embraced smartphones, laptops and tablets among others as learning materials. Digital learning has also been adopted in many learning institutions, especially universities.


Tips To Pass Your Courses With Flying Colors In College

Tips To Pass Courses With Flying Colors In College

Even if you have always been a star student during your school days, college life has its own sets of challenges to encounter and can be quite an intimidating task. Often students who reach this stage either get overconfident and complacent of their success or they adopt a careless attitude, not caring about their grade which ultimately affects their transcripts which then leaves them with no option but to regret. So if you want your college years to be as productive and fruitful as possible you should work relentlessly towards your goal and do not waver in your purpose.

Here are some surefire proven tricks to help you graduate with decent grades and make the best of your college years.


Virtual Learning: The Future Is Coming

Virtual Learning: The Future Is Coming

Never before have there been such drastic changes in how we learn as a species. The widespread use of virtual learning environments (VLEs) is an indication of their validity. Educational technology is evolving so fast that VLEs have become standard issue. The majority of issues that arose in the beginning were due to teachers not being digital natives – but over the next decade, digital literacy is set to skyrocket. (more…)

Tips to Manage Time While Balancing Work and School

In United States, work and study is fast becoming a phenomenon. People choose to combine work with university or college study or work part time in a job.  One of the reasons could be to reduce the reliance on student borrowing for course study, such as an MBA or save for studying abroad on an advance degree course.  A manage time survey in 2013, a Citigroup and Seventeen magazine conducted survey revealed that 80% of US students combine work and school, with the average work hours being 19 a week.

Here’s 5 effective tips to ensure that you can perform an excellent balancing act:


Classroom Display Boards Ideas

A school environment, and in particular, classroom display boards should be a secure and stimulating area in which students work is shown on display boards throughout the school age range. Notice board ideas for school can be taken from student work, competitions and notices about clubs & activates. (more…)