Teaching English in Ho Chi Minh City

    Getting started as an ESL teacher...   It has probably taken months of painstaking research on your part, but I’m genuinely delighted that Ho Chi Minh City, one of my personal top-three teaching destinations in Southeast Asia, has made your list of...

Can I teach in Vietnam without a degree?

  HELL YEAH (or no)!   Pretty much daily at AVSE-TESOL, we’ll receive a phone call or an email from a well-meaning person asking if they can ‘teach in Vietnam without a degree' or a variation of the same question. You’ll find plenty of information on the internet...

Tips for Teaching English as a Second Language

Handy tips for teaching ESL x 12   Do you have experience teaching English as a second language? Whether you are just starting or have been teaching for years, these twelve tips will help you create lessons that engage your students and help them learn the...

Vietnam Blog Review

    Teaching English in Vietnam Blog - Review    The Teaching English in Vietnam Blog on the AVSE-TESOL website is well-worth visiting if you have any passing thoughts about teaching English as a second language (ESL) in Vietnam, if you’ve already locked in your...

Teaching English in Hanoi

    Five things to do on arrival...    You’ve been planning this part of your life for years and the time has finally arrived. You’re heading off on an adventure, ‘uncharted waters’, teaching English in Hanoi, Vietnam. Your first stop in Hanoi will be the...

TESOL Course in Hanoi

TESOL Course in Hanoi - four important inclusions   If you’re considering which TESOL course in Hanoi, Vietnam will be the best fit for you - and represents value for money - I’d encourage you to reflect on the following four points: 1. quality accreditation, 2....

TEFL Course in Ho Chi Minh City

Quality TEFL with real job support...   Australian Vocational Skills and Education (AVSE) offers an Australian Government accredited and internationally recognised ‘in-class’ TEFL course in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Holding quality TEFL certification is a...

TESOL Course in Vietnam

TESOL Course in Vietnam – Six Key Documents   PERSPECTIVE   If you’re anything like me, when the word ‘paperwork’ is mentioned, the ‘shutters come down’. Who can be bothered? Paperwork is tedious and reeks of boredom, but getting your documents in order...

Teaching in Vietnam

  Teaching in Vietnam – learn to manage yourself…   There’s a lot of information on the internet for the benefit of newcomers to ESL teaching in Vietnam about managing a class, writing a lesson plan, maximising the benefits of information technology and...