Teacher Success Stories

Here you can find links to stories of other teachers, both NNESTs and NESTs, who have succeeded in finding their dream job despite discrimination. I hope these stories will motivate you and give you confidence to overcome the difficulties and believe in yourself.

  1. Irma Horvath – there’s no such thing as impossible by Katalin Hari
  2. Larissa Albano – nNEST: bush-league teachers? I don’t think so by Larissa Albano
  3. Marek Kiczkowiak – TEFL Equity Advocates wins the British Council blog post award!
  4. Bella Ruth Reichard – Does it matter to students whether their teacher is a NEST?
  5. Nicholas Susatyo – Teaching English in Japan as a nNEST.
  6. Interview with Erica Olah
  7. Ratna Ragunathan – ‘Ain’t no mountain high enough’
  8. Agnieszka Kruszyńska – ‘ELT hiring policies in Spain: learning Spanish ways the hard way’
  9. Karin Krummenacher – ‘I am Hank, or being a NNEST in Prague.’
  10. Tatiana Njegovan – ‘The long and winding road to success’.

If you know a teacher who’s succeeded despite discrimination, please get in touch via email or comment below – we’d all love to hear the story.

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