How to Apply to the Instituto Franklin to Teach in Spain
Nov22

How to Apply to the Instituto Franklin to Teach in Spain

So, you want to apply to the Instituto Franklin to teach and learn in Spain. With the help of current participant Clare Boerigter, we walk you through the application process for 2017-18. Check out why Clare chose the Instituto Franklin in her last post. Other than having to gather documents and putting a good deal of thought into my two essays, I did not find Instituto Franklin’s application process to be that harrowing. But it did...

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Moving to Spain: 10 Pieces of Advice for Teaching Private English Classes
Sep28

Moving to Spain: 10 Pieces of Advice for Teaching Private English Classes

updated Summer 2018 Over the last decade, Spain has made a huge push for its population to become more proficient in English and as a result, native English speakers are in extremely high demand and there are plenty of ways to teach English in Spain. For Language and Culture Assistants, AuPairs or other jobs that are moderately paid, extra income from private classes can mean the difference between a frugal year or enjoying all that...

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Moving to Spain: 8 Questions to Ask Your Spanish Landlord
Aug22

Moving to Spain: 8 Questions to Ask Your Spanish Landlord

When moving to Spain, often your first order of business is finding a place to call hogar, dulce hogar. And, like many things in Spain, it’s an exercise in patience! Renting a flat in Spain is far from a simple task, but it’s one of the most important and should be one of the first things you do when arriving to Spain (after tapas, of course). After you’ve found a few flats you’re interested in viewing and have...

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