LanguageCorps is a MA based organization that helps talented people to Teach English Abroad. Founded by Jerry Patton in 2003, LanguageCorps set out to increase global awareness and internationalism by dispersing English teachers throughout the world, and is now one of the leaders in the burgeoning TESOL/Teach Abroad industry.
"Travel is fatal to prejudice, bigotry and narrow-mindedness -- all foes to real understanding. Likewise, tolerance or broad, wholesome, charitable views of men and things cannot be acquired by vegetating in our little corner of the earth all one's lifetime."
- Mark Twain
Currently offering TESOL Certification and job placement assistance in 23 different locations throughout Asia, Europe, Latin America and The Middle East, LanguageCorps takes pride in maintaining a level of customer service and support that is unmatched by any in the field, combining the contacts and resources of a global leader with the attention to detail of a small business.
With the goal of empowering our Teachers to thrive as professionals abroad, all LanguageCorps programs include an intensive, four- week TESOL training and certification program, pre-departure support, and job placement assistance. Some programs include local language and cultural training, guaranteed job placement, accommodations, excursions, and other support services, varying by country and location.
LanguageCorps' MISSION is to offer participants a rewarding experience living in, working in, and learning about a new culture; affording them a unique opportunity to learn and apply new skills and challenging them to develop a wider, first-person perspective about the diversity of cultures and populations around the world.
LanguageCorps' GOALS are to: