Living on a Teacher’s Salary in the Middle East

It is interesting to learn more about teacher salaries, cost of living expenses, savings expectations, entertainment options, and the availability of Western brands/foods in various Middle Eastern countries. It is especially interesting if you are considering teaching in any number of these countries: Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Bahrain, Oman, UAE, and Qatar which just so happen […]

Living, Working and Getting Paid to Teach in the Middle East

United Arab Emirates (U.A.E.) Description of the Country The United Arab Emirates located on the Persian Gulf in the Middle East, sometimes called the Emirates or the UAE, has a population of 9.2 million people (1.4 million Emirati citizens and 7.8 million expatriates). The country is comprised of a federation of seven states called emirates […]

Tips before Moving to the Middle East to Teach English as a Second Language

We asked a bunch of teachers to help with this information survey we were working on for our website.  We said to the teacher, what tip(s) would you give to other people before they go overseas to teach English in the Middle East? From these responses we were able to create this post to go […]