Tag: teaching abroad

Let’s Talk About Sex… To Middle Schoolers

After teaching in Nashville, Tennessee for five years, then moving to Stockholm to continue my career, I am often asked, “What is the main difference in teaching between these two countries?” Though there are several differences, to me… Read More

Student Life in Sweden: Lunch and Stuff

In my previous blog post, I wrote about some of the differences between being a student in America vs being a student in Sweden and concluded that students in Sweden have far more rights and responsibilities. In addition… Read More


People often ask how I went about finding a teaching job here in Stockholm. It was not an easy process; in fact, JoEllen and I hadn’t ever really considered Sweden an option. I know it is cheesy but… Read More