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28
Nov

Simple and effective warmers when teaching English

Simple and effective warmers when teaching English

Warmers are a key ingredient to any successful English class. During a TEFL certificate course, you should be introduced to…

10
Nov

Thanksgiving in Madrid: plans for 2017

Thanksgiving in Madrid - plans for 2017

Turkey day is just around the corner and, while you may not be with your family this year, there are…

30
Oct

Best places to visit in Spain in fall

autumn view of Retiro park

The weather is finally starting to turn autumnal in Madrid and it’s time to look forward to chilly mornings and…

10
Oct

How to use The Hangover for an ESL activity

How to use The Hangover for an ESL activity

The Hangover is a trilogy of iconic movies spanning from 2009 to 2013, which personified the ultimate guys’ getaway which…

20
Sep

The challenges of teaching English as a foreign language

The challenges of teaching English as a foreign language

Teaching English is certainly a challenging and thoroughly rewarding experience, and one in which personal development takes place inside and…

29
Aug

How to use Buzzfeed in the ESL Classroom: intermediate and upper levels

ESL Buzzfeed activities

Buzzfeed is one of the biggest online news providers and can provide the content for some magnificent English classes. Here…

29
Aug

How to be the top candidate for any ESL teacher position

How to be the top candidate for any ESL teacher position

What exactly are employers looking for in an ESL teacher? We asked our star trainer Rory, who has spent years…

25
Jul

The top 40 of Madrid blogs

42 best Madrid blogs

Madrid is one of the liveliest cities in Europe and as it always has something to do, it’s easy to…

12
Jul

Discover the San Juan reservoir and enjoy Madrid’s beach this summer!

Madrid's beach san juan reservoir

The temperatures in summer in Madrid can spiral to up over 100 degrees (40ºC), so it’s important to stay cool…

30
Jun

How to go into your second year in Madrid like a boss

How to go into your second year in Madrid like a boss

It comes as no surprise that the laid-back life of an English teacher in Madrid lures many people to want…