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  1. Hej Michael, I've also been looking into a Celta, it looks potentially useful ( more so than a TEFL!?) SOmebody else suggested it was challenging too, especially if completed full time but it does seem like a realistic, fast track option of sorts. It might limit me to adult education though for the time being but it would be a useful addition to my CV. Looks like there i only one school here in Sweden providing the course, UmeƄ up in the north of the country.I find myself in Uppsala('Girl With The Dragon Tattoo' territory). It's a city in it's own right about 40 minutes north of Sto
  2. Thanks Michael, def a good place to start. Think the demand fir adult learning (and teaching in general) is high in Sweden. Im currently on their national SFI curriculum here to Kean swedish. Think I have to complete levels A-D as a minimum and potentially higher before university etc to work in schools which is why im looking at all options. Will be enquiring with teachers at the college too. Looking into all sources of knowledge and opportunity.
  3. Hi Michael, thanks for taking the time to enquire. Ny main priority is to be qualified to teach English here in Sweden, as a second language as that's where I'm living. Being a native Englishman with English being my mother tongue language I would hope the study journey might be slightly shorter but not necessarily. If my qualifications allow me to teach internationally in other locations all the better. I wonder how the Swedish system differs in terms if qualification from say the TEFL qualifications that are offered on line to allegedly teach in 10's of different locatio
  4. Hello Everyone! SHORT VERSION - I want to become a teacher abroad ( in Sweden) have very little experience in teaching, and even less idea on where i should start. Please help me International educators, you are my only hope! LONG (rather self indulgent, due to currrent social distancing) VERSION Introduction Can i be Frank, I want to go on a journey and I'm at the very beginning. Now; I'm reliably informed by Julie Andrews, among others it's a very good place to start. I'm not entirely convinced of this notion always being for the best but in this inst
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