Teach English in Italy – an Interview with Charles Goodger
Ever wondered how to get into teaching at university when you live abroad?
I did, so I interviewed Charles Goodger, an English Professor in one of the most prestigious and old universities in Europe: the University of Bologna, in Italy.
Besides being a University Professor, Charles Goodger is also a very respected Composer who works with top artists (like the Worldwide famous Italian singer Al Bano), and is the founder of the company funsongs.co.uk.
Last, but not least, I pride myself to consider him a colleague, as he contributes to our blog with very interesting articles about his work experience and views on teaching.
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In this conversation, Charles talked about his experience as a teacher in a foreign country, giving his precious point of view on how politics can play a major role in our lives as teachers, and how the perception of English changed in just a few years in Italy, thanks to activities that have been put in place in the late nineties.
He also gave a few interesting tips on how to find work in Italian Universities: not an easy job, obviously, but achievable, if we are determined in getting it.
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