Being away has made me change the way I see IrelandBeing away from home at Christmas gives me time to reflect on what I've learned in the last year while teaching in Korea, writes Andrew Sweeney
- December 22, 2012, 11:52
Best blogs by teachers abroadTeacherPort, an online resource for teachers working overseas, has just announced the winners of its 2012 best blog awards. The list is a good resource for teachers looking to find out about living and working in Asia, the Middle East or South America.
- December 4, 2012, 11:12
Visitors in their own countryHolidays at home made some emigrants want to move back. Others were glad to leave again. CIARA KENNY talks to emigrants who returned this summer.
- August 31, 2012, 08:00
Time to go back homeTwo years teaching English in South Korea has brought wonderful experiences and cured me of the depression I suffered before I left Ireland. If I was right to move, am I mad to return, asks Fergal Reid.
- August 28, 2012, 01:00
Adjusting to life in the UAEMore and more Irish people are leaving for the United Arab Emirates each year. Rachael Power spoke to three recent arrivals about adjusting to a very different way of life.
- August 18, 2012, 01:00
Teaching English and exchanging cultures in JapanTeaching English to children in a remote Japanese village was one of the highlights of my life, and I now help to prepare other Irish teachers for the trip, writes Naomi Crosbie-Iwasaki.
- July 7, 2012, 10:52
The weather where I amThe punishing heat of an Abu Dhabi summer, the freezing cold of a Canadian winter – it’s almost enough to make you long for home, this bunch of Irish emigrants told Ciara Kenny.
- July 6, 2012, 08:24
Teaching a little and learning a lotPeter Flynn was forced to emigrate to find work, but it has made him a better teacher and given him opportunities and experiences he could never have previously imagined.
- April 6, 2012, 07:28