English Teacher X

A Series by English Teacher X

English Teacher X Guide To Teaching English Abroad
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Series: English Teacher X, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,830. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
English Teacher X has finally collected his essays into book format. This brutally frank, frequently profane, occasionally profound but always insightful look at English teaching abroad in the 21st century is a perfect guide for beginners and those thinking of entering the profession. This 2013 edition includes dozens of pages of new material, including interviews with real teachers of EFL.
To Travel Hopelessly
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Series: English Teacher X, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,040. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
English Teacher X follows up his debut book with this raw and vivid memoir of his first five years teaching English abroad. In 1995 a young backpacker answered a newspaper ad and inadvertently became English Teacher X, working between 1995 and 2000 in seven different cities in five different countries, encountering exploitative employers, degenerate colleagues, and eager "foreigner groupies."
Speaking Activities That Don't Suck
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Series: English Teacher X, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 32,840. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
One of the most painful aspects of any TEFL job is getting the students to speak. Far too many teachers exhaust themselves trying to entertain and motivate surly or shy students - but yet again English Teacher X is here to help. Here is a book full of clear, succint, and EFFECTIVE ways to give your students NO CHOICE but to produce HUGE AMOUNTS of English in a variety of classroom situations.
How To Survive Living Abroad
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Series: English Teacher X, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,090. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
The good news? It's now easier than ever to move abroad to live and work. The bad news? It's now easier than ever to move abroad to live and work. In response to the mass exodus of the disaffected from Western countries, English Teacher X is back again, to cast his cynical but always perceptive eye on the concept of life abroad, with this hilarious survival guide for once and future expats.
Doofus and Valiant: A Short Comic Collection
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Series: English Teacher X, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 1,520. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Those two lovable scamps, Doofus and Valiant, are back again, in order to demonstrate what makes a good teacher of English a foreign language; and more importantly, what makes a lazy, stupid, shiftless, dirty, drunken, lecherous mess of an English teacher.
We're Pretty Pathetic, Aren't We: Disgusting Bar Conversations and More
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Series: English Teacher X, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 890. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Comics (nonfictional)
Most people living and working in other countries flee from Authentic Cultural Experiences and instead spend much of their time clustered around bar tables drinking. Join English Teacher X and some of his disheveled, dissipated colleagues as they ponder the more degenerate aspects of existence abroad. This short graphic novel collects cartoons from the englishteacherx website.
Vodkaberg: Nine Years in Russia
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Series: English Teacher X, Book 7. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 119,500. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
In the year 2000, English Teacher X moved to the bankrupt, frozen, desolate country of Russia, seeking a quiet life. Instead, he found himself the center of attention of the gorgeous, sexy, amoral, and abundant female population of the city of Vodkaberg. At first bewildered and uncomfortable with the attention, he soon found himself staying far longer than he had planned, and longer than was wise.