Teaching abroad is something I was introduced back in 2006 while working in Germany as a camp counselor. I’d met travelers along the way who were teaching abroad, and I thought “Wow! How cool?! I wish I could do that”, but never really thinking twice about it.
Fast forward to circa 2009, I was browsing the shelves at Barnes and Noble and I overheard a guy on the phone talking about his preparations to move abroad to teach English. I peeped around the corner
#creeplife and lo and behold it was a brotha! That’s when it really hit me that this teaching abroad thing is a real thing and, not only that, [melanated] people like me are doing it too!