Forum: Working, and Teaching In Thailand

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  1. General teaching in Thailand matters.
    The Thai education system, school politics, job conditions, qualifications, recruitment matters. Life outside the classroom.
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    1. Want solid information about that school before you sign on the dotted line? Ask in here. This is a moderated forum for registered users' viewing only. Please see forum rules thread for more information. Thread starting is for enquiries ONLY! No "warning" threads.

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    2. Join our Teachers in Thailand Facebook Group, for another great way to interact with your fellow teachers. Why not post your Ajarn Forum threads there too, and bring Facebook over here.

  2. Grammar to Games. Speaking and Listening, Reading and Writing.
    Teaching Experiences, Theory and Problems.
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    1. Have you got any materials you want to share with your fellow Ajarners? Host them, then post them here. Non-copyrighted material can be hosted by Ajarn Forum for free.

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  3. Whether you're new to Thailand, new to teaching, or just new to Ajarn Forum, make sure you pop in here and introduce yourself.
    Feel free to ask any questions that spring to mind as you consider your emigration, career change, or have other considerations you may want to ask about.
    There are no stupid questions in this section!
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  4. Books are a teacher's best friend! A forum dedicated to books and reading. Reviews, recommendations, where to buy in LOS, whether fiction, non-fiction or Thai Doraemon cartoon books.
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  5. A forum which deals with the paperwork and official bureaucracy
    faced by foreign teachers in Thailand.
    Includes visas, work permits, teachers licenses, and tax issues.
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    1. If you have a personal question about obtaining visas and extending them, post them in this sub-forum. General visa news or combination questions involving work permits etc should be posted in the main Paperwork forum.

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    2. Want to get fully licensed? It can be a long and tricky road, but for some definitive resources come and check these threads out.

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  6. Life beyond teaching in Thailand, whether still living in LOS and making a living by other means, or living in another country, teaching or otherwise. Plus the practicalities of visas and migration there.
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    1. Escape from the blackboard, dodge the burnout, prove there's life after teaching in Thailand. This is a forum dedicated to stories and ideas of what you can do to stay in Thailand without having to teach.

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    2. This forum is for the discussion of academic courses taken either in Thailand or distance learning while in Thailand. Please note that discussion of vocational qualifications such as TEFL courses should remain in The Staffroom areas not here.

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    3. A forum dedicated to living and teaching, in the potentially lucrative Middle-East, also contains threads about other countries in Southern Asia such as India, and Sri Lanka, plus Northern Africa.

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    4. A forum for the discussion of living and teaching in the land of hogwans, kimchi, and highrises. Also includes topics about living and teaching in Japan.

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    5. This forum is dedicated to SE Asian countries that are NOT Thailand. For queries on Malaysia, Cambodia, Laos, Vietnam, Burma/Myanmar and Indonesia.

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    6. A forum dedicated to living and teaching in China, Taiwan, and Hong Kong.

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    7. A forum to discuss living in the UK, or getting visas for the UK....similar dscussion related to Ireland and Mainland Europe can go in here.

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    8. This forum is dedicated to a land down under. Encompassing little brother NZ. For all things living and working upsidedown.

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    9. USA, Canada, Central and South. Whether you teach, do other work, need to discuss greencards, or just want to tell us about life in general this is your forum.

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  7. A forum for the discussion of development issues, volunteering and giving back to Thailand and the Earth in general.

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