Korvia Editorials

Editorials are articles written by members of the ESL industry in South Korea as well as articles written by Korvia to be entertaining and informative.

Q&A: Essential Tips for Filing US Taxes from Korea

Every year in March, expat communities in Korea go ablaze with countless English teachers from the US seeking tax advice on how to file their taxes. Both good information and false information gets circulated and while a [...]

By | February 15th, 2016|Categories: Editorials, Featured Articles|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Closing Thoughts: My Experience on Jeju Island

Thinking back to life when I was in my early twenties and stateside, I often find myself laughing at how much has changed since then. I regularly remind myself to be incredibly thankful for everything [...]

The Top 5 Most Successful Korean Films of 2015

Simon McEnteggart from the Korean movie review site Hanguk Yeonghwa gives Korvia.com his list of the top 5 most successful Korean films of 2015. As 2015 draws to a close, so too [...]

By | December 28th, 2015|Categories: Editorials, Featured Articles|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Pros and Cons of Teaching Kindergarten in South Korea

Most English teaching jobs in South Korea are at private kindergarten academies. For many new teachers, their first year of teaching will be at one of these academies. Teaching small children can be a daunting [...]

What English Teachers in Korea Want for Christmas

The following article was written by Korvia.com contributing writer Michael Smit and does not necessarily reflect the views and opinions of Korvia Consulting or its partners. -- It turns out Santa Claus is real. Who [...]

K-ristmas Love: Holiday Couple Culture in Korea

Bundle up in your warmest coat, slip on some comfy gloves, blast Dean Martin’s “Baby It’s Cold Outside” through your headphones and then take a stroll in Seoul. What will you see? Pure love. I’ve [...]

By | December 16th, 2015|Categories: Editorials, Featured Articles|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |1 Comment