Johan Saputra Muljadi

India International School Japan

Hi all, I used to be an ALT at Gunma Prefecture for a good 5 years, worked at British Council Tokyo for 5 years, a student-teacher at St. Mary's for 6 months and now pursuing my career as a school teacher. I have recently been granted a teaching license from Hawaii and D.C. state. I am a qualified primary school teacher endorsed in ESOL K-12 and now working towards MS and HS certification. Thank you for reading my profile.


Strategies to Succeed as a Non-Native Speaker

Non-native speaker teachers need to be able market themselves better. Marcel Proust, a French novelist said, “When you work to please others you can’t succeed, but the things you do to satisfy yourself stand a chance of catching someone’s interest.” Working hard is important but simultaneously, non-native teachers need to know how to effectively invest their time. In this presentation, the presenters will explore practical ideas to help non-native teachers compete in the TESOL market.