Posts tagged ESL
9 Things I Wish I Would’ve Known About EPIK

Teaching English in South Korea can be a life changing decision. It's my hope that this candid blog article can help people considering applying to EPIK weigh both the pros and cons, and make an informed decision. Hopefully after reading this, you will travel to South Korea much more prepared than we were.

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Korean Surprise!

One of the more insightful lecturers warned us about a phenomenon she amusingly referred to as the “Korean Surprise”. She explained that in Korea, it was typical to find out things at the very last minute.

“Hey, instead of teaching your normal 6th grade students today, you will teach their parents. They will be here in two minutes. Oh, and your lesson better be good.”  Surprise!!

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