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So you want to volunteer to teach in a developing country - Sally Hetherington
It is great that you have the urge to help, but before you jump online and book your flights, stop and ask yourself the following questions. Am I qualified? Firstly, are you a qualified teacher? Many people who visit Cambodia to ‘teach’ are unqualified teenagers or young adults who are still learning themselves. Would you want your child to learn from someone who wasn’t qualified to teach; who didn’t possess the necessary skills to control a class; who may be so unsuitable to teach that they deter your students from learning? Nup? I didn’t think so. Let’s stop thinking…