Good-bye, farewell, or whatever you call it

The packing was the hardest part, and that’s what started to scare her. She made the packing list weeks ago — a color-coded excel spreadsheet listing every single item she could possibly need in her move abroad. Separated by category, and with columns to certify bought and packed statuses, her list was, to say the least, comprehensive. The five days leading up to departure were … Continue reading Good-bye, farewell, or whatever you call it

How much does it cost to apply to EPIK? (first person)

For those that are thinking about applying, are in the application process, or for those who are simply curious, the following is a list of what I’ve spent in order to move to South Korea to teach for the EPIK program: Online TEFL course: $360 (I used this course) CRC (federal-level background check): $18 (information can be found here) CRC apostille: $8 (information can be … Continue reading How much does it cost to apply to EPIK? (first person)