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Tutt Library Research Guides


Careers: Teaching Abroad

Links and resources for job hunting, writing resumes, etc.

Teaching Opportunities

Guide to Teaching Abroad
Prepared by the Colorado College Career Center. (PDF file)

Dave’s ESL Cafe
Opportunities and Information, great networking site, one of the best for teaching without certification.

Internet TESL Journal
Lesson Plans, teaching techniques, games, and powerpoint presentations.

Everything ESL
A collection of lesson plans, teaching tips, and other resources.

Center for Adult English Language Acquisition
Instructional tools and program development tools along with ESL resources for adult learners.

Footprints Recruiting Inc.
Free ESL teacher placement agency.

JET Programme
Japan exchange and teaching program.


The Association of Boarding Schools
Information on boarding schools in the U.S. and Canada.

U.S. Dept. of State, Office of Overseas Schools

Education America
National and international vacancies, job fair directory.

TIE Online
Overseas teaching positions.

U.S. Department of Defense Education Activity

Teacher Training

MA of Curriculum & Instruction in Linguistically Diverse Education available through the University of Colorado, Colorado Springs Education Department and University of Colorado, Denver School of Education & Human Development. Additional courses are available for ESL certification.

Dave’s ESL Cafe
Lists TEFL (Teaching English as a Foreign Language) and CELTA (Certificate in English Language Teaching to Adults) training opportunities for overseas teaching.

Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages, Inc.
Find training programs nationwide and also job postings.

Alliances Abroad

BridgeLinguatec Language Services
Language services located in Denver, other countries and available online or condensed.

Hamline University Teaching English as a Foreign Language

Midwest Teacher Training Program
5 week course for teaching English.

Boston Language Institute Certification

Oxford Seminars: TESOL/TESL/TEFL Certification

ESL Classroom Activities
Many practical activities for ESL students at the beginner or intermediate levels: discussion forums, blogs, quizzes, word checker, audio listening and much more.

Activities for ESL Students
Quizzes covering many languages, plus many other games and puzzles.

Interesting Things for ESL Students
Word puzzles, pages with sound, slang expressions.

Dave’s ESL Cafe
Information and ideas for teachers and students.

ESL – English Exercises
Different levels of online quizzes.

Subject Guide

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Based on the original guide developed by Krystyna Mrozek.

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