Busan to Cut Native Speaking Teachers1 year 11 weeks ago
SEOUL, South Korea -- According to an article in Monday's Busan Ilbo, Busan will follow Gyeonggi-do, Seoul (and to a lesser degree, Gangwon-do) in cutting the native speaking teacher budget.
Gyeonggi Province to Axe GEPIK English Teacher Jobs1 year 44 weeks ago
According to the Korea Times, a sudden and unexpected budget cut by the Gyeonggi Provincial Council, will leave 819 foreign teachers without a job soon.
While rumors of public school jobs being cut in the near future are nothing new, this is a major step in the way of eliminating foreign teachers, while having Korean teachers take over the reigns of English classes.
A 15.6 billion won budget was set to...