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Blending training and cultural immersion...

  A Good TEFL Course Blends Training and Cultural Immersion    How do you choose your TEFL course? One important factor is always the location, and rightfully so! You are selecting the city you will call home for the duration of the course and beyond.  Naturally…

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The First Day at Via Lingua

    The First Day Experience at Via Lingua   It’s 8:30 on the first day of the Via Lingua TEFL course and students from different parts of the world are sitting in their seats ready to embark on a four-week teaching course that is most likely unique…

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A Teacher's Blog: Life Skills

    5 Life Skills I’ve Improved Besides My Teaching Skills 1. Collaboration: We often see teaching as an individual job, because when we think of a teacher we imagine that ONE person at the front of the room. However, there are many aspects…

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Testimonials - April 2018

    Via Lingua Florence (April, 2018) "Apart from the interesting content, I really enjoyed the projects, which stimulated my creativity. Lesson-planning was great, especially when we learned to create lessons from scratch. I know what I need to…

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Carly's Blog: Looking Back and Ahead

  Over the course of this past year, I’ve been teaching individual and group lessons to children, teens, and adults at the beginner, elementary, intermediate, superior and advanced levels. In Via Lingua’s TEFL course, you are taught how to teach students…

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Carly's Blog: My Ideal TEFL Course

  Are you ready for an adventure? Are you ready to experience a new city? Are you ready to teach people of different backgrounds and cultures?  Now more than ever, there is a high demand for English teachers all over the world. This is great news for…

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Carly's Blog: A New Teacher for the New Year!

  Happy New Year and welcome back! The holidays have sadly come to an end, but the good news is it’s January… which means it’s time to reflect on the previous teaching year and set new goals for the upcoming one. I’d say Via Lingua had a very productive…

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Carly's Blog: Teaching with a Diference!

With English existing as the world’s common language, there are a multitude of reasons why people are determined to learn.  In my experience teaching in Italy, each of my students has different needs, some come because it’s necessary for work, test prep,…

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Carly's Blog: What's it like...

“What’s it like to live in Los Angeles? Why are you in Italy? Do you miss your family?”  (Carly Brahim)   These are just a few of the questions my students have asked me after discovering I grew up in California. I am always excited to answer these questions…

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Wanderlust: Do you have it?

Growing up in a suburb of Los Angeles, I was influenced by people from all walks of life. Some of my best memories are of the weekends that my parents took my sister and me to diverse neighborhoods around the city. These outings developed my thirst for…

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