English in Mexico
Articles on Teaching English in Mexico
English and Living in Mexico by Jonathan
...I was still looking for a job. I had long
thought about trying to live overseas and
I knew that teaching English was a good vehicle
for doing so, so I enrolled in a 1-month
crash course in Teaching English to Speakers
of Other Languages (TESOL) to figure out
how to do it.
Not long after I completed my course I came
across a posting on the Web for a university
English teaching job in Oaxaca.
English as a Foreign Language in Guadalajara,
Mexico by Emily Miner
It was a lot of work—140 hours of work, in
my case—but you finally have your degree!
...when they found out that
I had been teaching in Mexico, they offered
me the job immediately...
Teaching in Mexico as a Freelancer by
Each school is quite different and they complement
each other well. Mornings I teach at the
Anglo, a small language school near my house.
This morning I had two classes. The first
were four people in their 20s and 30s who
come to class before work...
English and Live in Chiapas by Lisa
I am an English teacher in Chiapas, Mexico.
Most of these children have never seen a
5'5" pale-skinned white woman with freckles,
red hair and blue eyes—except on television—and
they seem to be mesmerized, if not slightly
frightened, by the sighting. At the end of
day one, they line up to kiss me on the cheek
before saying goodbye...
a Job Teaching English in Mexico City
in One Week by Andy Peloquin
Did you know that you could get a teaching
job within just one week of arriving in Mexico
You can arrive in Mexico City with no experience,
no idea of what to do, and nothing more than
your personal items, and you will be employed
within a week—provided you know how and where
to look for good English teaching jobs.
CTESOL / CTEFL: Teach English Around the World
4 week — Internationally accredited courses
Our in-class TESOL course in Chiapas, Mexico provides
up to 12 hours of teaching practice with students
ranging from primary to adults. This kind of experience
is highly sought after by employers and will enhance
your prospects when you start looking for work. Our
qualified teacher trainers will provide valuable feedback
after the teaching practice sessions and our small
group sizes ensure that you receive plenty of individualized
attention throughout the course.
available each month all year-round
Cost: Deposit: US$600. Balance: US$1090.
API Paid Teach in Mexico
API offers guaranteed positions to teach English in a language institute in Leon, Mexico. Teaching English is one of the most budget-friendly ways to travel, give back to a community, immerse yourself in a new culture, and gain practical teaching experience. Appreciation of cultural diversity and English language skills are increasingly necessary in a global economy.
Contact: Academic Programs International, 301 Camp Craft Road, Suite 100, Austin, TX, 78746; email@example.com, www.apistudyabroad.com/experiential-programs/teach/.
TEFL Certification and Volunteer Teach
You will be providing a service to the community
and giving opportunity for native language access to local
children. If you are unsure about the nature of a career
in teaching, you will be able to try it out over a short
period of time before committing to a standard teaching
contract of a year or more
Exposure to authentic language learning environments
and classroom scenarios from day one and teaching experience
within the first week. High quality certification that has
allowed all our previous graduates to find work.
Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org, www.dunhaminstitute.com
Teach English in Mexico as a Volunteer
As a volunteer in Mexico, you teach English to
college students in the Spanish colonial cities of Dolores
Hidalgo and Queretaro. You are immediately accepted and
appreciated in our host communities as a rare and valuable
resource in the local students' quest to gain greater English
language proficiency. Teaching training also available in
Contact: email@example.com, www.globalvolunteers.org/mexico/
International TEFL Academy
TEFL TESOL Certification Guadalajara, Mexico
Courses and job placement assistance for all graduates. Certification courses also in Ciudad Guzman and Puerto Vallarta.
Get Certified to Teach English and Guaranteed Paid Job Placement in Mexico
International and accredited 4-Week TEFL course in Mexico that will upgrade your resume.
The most budget-friendly way to travel!
Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org, www.tefl.com.mx
TESOL Training Worldwide
SIT TESOL Certificate in Oaxaca, Mexico
The SIT TESOL Certificate with TESOL Training
Worldwide is available in the beautiful, colonial city of
Oaxaca, Mexico. This 130 hour, 4 week course is fully accredited
and supported by The School for International Training (SIT),
a preeminent institution in TESOL teacher training and international
education and development. Located the historic center,
the program allows participants to develop a solid foundation
in teaching English amidst cultural and historical richness
Contact: email@example.com, www.tesolworldwide.com
The Wall Street Institute
Seeking Native English Teachers
If you're looking for an interesting and challenging
job, join the Wall Street Institute team. The Wall Street Institute
is currently seeking dynamic teachers to fill positions in
Monterrey, Toluca, Leon, Puebla, Cuautitlan Izcalli and Queretaro,
Mexico. Please email or call if you are interested in one of
the above locations and are currently living in Mexico or plan
to move here within the next month.
Vancouver Language Centre
TEFL Certificate Program
The TEFL Certificate Program in Mexico is
an intensive 4-week course. The 140-hour program combines
theory instruction with practical classroom experience.
Students are assigned to mentor teachers and have the opportunity
to experience the operational realities of a language school
from the first day of class to the final exam.
Contact: Vancouver Language
Centre, Av. Vallarta #1151, Col. Americana,
CP 44100, Guadalajara, Jal. Mexico, Tel.: (52-33)3826-0944 & (52-33)3825-4271; firstname.lastname@example.org, www.study-mexico.com.
Via Lingua TEFL Certification in Mexico
Via Lingua provides international TEFL certificate courses in many of the world's most popular teaching destinations. With courses in 15 countries, Via Lingua is one of the world's largest and most respected global TEFL course providers. Our programs in Ciudad Guzman offer 130 hours of training, including 10 hours of assessed teaching practice. The Via Lingua course exceeds all professional guidelines for the regulation of international TEFL certificate courses, and is moderated by the ELT Institute, Hunter College and accredited by the College of Teachers in England, and is recognized by the British Council. Graduate credits are also available.
Contact: email@example.com, www.vialingua.org