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Guide to Living and Teaching English in Brazil

July 15, 2013

Teaching in Brazil - Pros and Cons


Here is a quick summary of the pros and cons of teaching English in Brazil


  • generally enthusiastic and motivated students
  • teaching qualifications not always required
  • lots of potential for enterprising and entrepreneurial types


  • difficulty obtaining sponsorship/work visa
  • large variation in pay rates
  • relatively little English spoken outside major urban centers
  • potential for continued social unrest

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