Welcome back EduMagicians! I am so excited to have you with us today as I interview Jason, Design Guy podcast host, and his experience being an international educator. During this episode, Jason shares his teaching journey, his passion for teaching internationally, and tips to help you get started. So if you are thinking about being an international educator of excellence press play and let's jump right in!
Jason shares that his conversation with a professor and how it helped him pursue his degree. During this conversation he shares these tips for those who are interested in pursuing a career in international teaching:
Connect with others who already doing international teaching, there are so many opportunities for first-time teachers to connect.
Some schools have apprentice teacher positions for a year or so to learn alongside master teachers.
Attend virtual job fairs
Do your research with health care, safety, language, and more.
Jason's advice for student teachers
Have a growth mindset
Try to stay away from the faculty lounge ;)
Connect with Jason
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