Posts Tagged ‘teaching in korea’

One Year Back: A Korean Retrospective

One Year Back: A Korean Retrospective

05/27/2010  |  12 Comments

Today marks the one year anniversary of my return from Korea. I can't believe  I've been back for a year, Read More



01/02/2010  |  2 Comments

You know, it really feels like I just got back from Korea no more than a month or two ago.  Read More

Blogs of Note: Korean Cuts

12/27/2009  |  No Comments

I found a surprisingly good and relatively un-discovered Korea blog (K-blog) today:  Korean Cuts Korean Cuts is written by a teacher Read More

My Life in Korea: Right & Wrong

11/18/2009  |  10 Comments

I've been thinking a lot lately about what things I did right in my life in Korea and what things Read More

Five Months Back: A Retrospective

11/03/2009  |  4 Comments

I've been feeling ridiculously nostalgic about my former life in Korea lately.  Yesterday marked the 5-month point since I returned Read More

Uisin Second Graders

09/13/2009  |  No Comments

These were also some of my favourite students, from my favourite school, Uisin.  These are second graders (7th graders in Read More

Gunnae Third Graders

09/13/2009  |  No Comments

Here are my third graders (8th graders in the American system) from Gunnae. These were some of my favourite Read More

Gunnae First Graders

09/13/2009  |  No Comments

I've never really posted that many photos of my students, and I figure that since they were a major part Read More

Seoul Metropolitan Office of Education has really done it this time…

08/23/2009  |  No Comments

The Seoul Metropolitan Office of Education has cancelled the jobs and visas of 1/6th of the foreign teachers hired for Read More

Another one bites the dust…

07/01/2009  |  4 Comments

A Korea blog I read has a great example up of what happens in Korea to cause over half of Read More

More about Korea’s yellow journalism…

06/12/2009  |  No Comments

I've decided to compile a few other good entries/articles on the new yellow journalism thing that is going on in Read More

More shoddy racist journalism from Korea…

06/11/2009  |  No Comments

Things like this are why I can't in good conscience recommend Korea as a place to teach: Take One, Read More

Email from a student…

05/31/2009  |  No Comments

So, on my last day, I gave my students my email address and told them that if they write me, Read More


05/27/2009  |  9 Comments

Goodbye kimchi farts Goodbye snarky high school cashier at the grocery store Goodbye open sewers Goodbye abused pets Goodbye Jindo Gae Goodbye toast lady Goodbye cheap Read More

Plans and Thoughts

05/22/2009  |  4 Comments

Well, today is probably my last day on Jindo.  I have some stuff to finish today and errands to run, Read More