Teaching English in India, Jobs, News, and Country Information.

Emblem of IndiaIndia is a beautiful and culturally rich country; it is also the world’s largest democracy. India has the second largest population of any country and has a very diverse population of people.

There are many different languages that are spoken in India such as Hindi, Bengali, Tamil, Telugu and Marathi. English is also spoken in some places and there are many schools that are looking for English teachers to help more people learn this language. India has a great deal of tourists’ attractions for teachers to enjoy when they are not teaching as well.

U.S Citizens should be cautious while living abroad and teaching English in India. The most common crimes against foreigners are petty theft, such as purse snatching or pickpocketing. However, in recent times, violent crimes against foreigners have risen, and according to the authorities in India, rape is the fastest growing crime.

U.S Citizens, especially woman, should always travel in groups, vary routine travel routes, and be extremely cautious at ATM machines, hotels, airports, and train stations where many criminals are seeking victims.

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