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Teach and Learn in Korea

Teach and Learn in Korea


Teach and Learn in Korea (TaLK) is a unique Korean government English teaching scholarship program for undergraduates who are seeking a personal, professional, and educational experience in the Republic of Korea.


  • Completed Associate’s Degree or enrolled in a Bachelor’s Degree Program (3rd year or higher)
  • Native English speaker and citizen of one of the following countries: Australia, Canada, Ireland, New Zealand, South Africa, U.K., or U.S.A.

Work Description

TaLK scholars teach conversational English with a Korean co-teacher in after-school classes Monday through Friday (~15 instructional hours/week) in rural placements around Korea. Scholars undergo a one-month orientation upon arrival in Korea and are expected to make creative and interesting lesson plans to both spread English education and bridge cultures.

Contract Period

1 year


The Korean government provides TaLK scholars with accommodation, an in-class co-scholar, entrance and exit allowances, medical insurance coverage, a monthly stipend, cultural field trips, a one-month orientation, settlement allowance, scholarship completion certificate, and vacation leave during the program.

When to Apply

  • Spring Semester (program starts in February) : September ~ November
  • Fall Semester (program starts in August) : March ~ May

How to Apply

Apply Online (www.talk.go.kr) >> Interview >> Submit required documents >> Review by NIIED >> Result notice

For More Information

  • Korean Education Center in Atlanta
  • Website: atlantakec.org
  • Tel: 470-375-7186, 770-686-3949
  • Email: educenteratl2017@gmail.com

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