Full datetime event:New York — Thursday, February 11, 2021From 12:00 pm to 1:00 pmLos Angeles — Thursday, February 11, 2021From 9:00 am to 10:00 amLondon — Thursday, February 11, 2021From 5:00 pm to 6:00 pmAthens — Thursday, February 11, 2021From 7:00 pm to 8:00 pmSingapore — Friday, February 12, 2021From 1:00 am to 2:00 amSydney — Friday, February 12, 2021From 4:00 am to 5:00 am
DescriptionWant to learn how to travel the globe while teaching online?
Mia will share her experiences as a VIPKid teacher who loves to travel.
She will share tips and tricks of getting hired, comparisons between online teaching platforms, and the reality of what it’s like being an online teacher on the move.
🎤 Mia is a traveler seeking to understand the world by building meaningful relationships across cultural lines. She's a TESOL certified teacher and has 7 years of experience adventuring to other countries and teaching English. She's also an online ESL instructor enjoying the freedom of creating her own schedule. She's taught English in Japan, Thailand, South Africa, and Myanmar and plans on making it to South Korea next. She has a passion for building connections and being a bridge between cultures through education.
Mia has had the joy of working and volunteering with refugee resettlement organizations in the states and abroad and helped to found a weaving group with women from Burma called "The Weaving Women". She enjoys bringing people together through community events such as cooking parties in Japan or vocational discernment retreats for young people in rural Georgia. In her free time, Mia can be found searching for the best Japanese food in her current city, playing the piano, or getting her dance fitness on! Mia has a bachelor’s degree in international studies and is currently based in Grand Rapids, MI.
Connect with Mia via her Instagram account: instagram.com/miaonthemap
HOST: This event will be hosted by Leah Arao, a Virtual TNN Event Host, LA TNN Chapter Leader, event manager, and travel podcaster (instagram.com/ticket2anywherepodcast) who has backpacked, worked and volunteered all over South America and Australia.
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