Questions & Answers

(For Aspirants)

Can Teach-USA help me with my Foreign Credential Evaluation (FCE)?


Yes, this is an optional service with Teach-USA.

Can Teach-USA also help me with my US Teaching License?


Yes, this is an optional service with Teach-USA.

Will Teach-USA apply to schools for me?


No, all applicants will apply online using our proprietary database or trailblaze with other school districts, if they want. But yes, you will apply on your own. Although some districts request for Teach-USA teacher information, majority of the US school districts have their own online system where teachers can apply.

Will Teach-USA connect me to job interviews?


It depends, some school districts request our database of teachers and they choose from the list, but some want 100% control over who they want to interview.

Will Teach-USA give me a visa sponsor to help process my documents?


Yes, Teach-USA has accredited J1 visa sponsor partners that assist with sponsorships. Some teachers can choose to join other sponsors independently as well.

Do I pay the full Teach-USA service fee even if I was hired by a school district that wasn't on the proprietary database?


Yes, we call trailblazing in Teach-USA. And yes, you pay in full as stated in the legal agreement with Teach-USA.

Do I pay the full Teach-USA service fee even if another sponsor assists me with my visa sponsorship and not through Teach-USA visa sponsor-partners?


You are free to get assistance from other sponsors that are not our partners. But, as stated in Teach-USA's legal agreement, you will pay us regardless if you get help from other sponsors that are not our partners.

Do I pay Teach-USA for relocation services?


Relocation services are an optional service with Teach-USA. We provide transitional guidance and support in the program.

Where are Teach-USA teachers teaching right now?

From SY 2018-2019 to SY 2021-2022: teachers are all over nine (9) US states.

Do you have a YouTube account for Teach-USA?


Yes, please feel free to subscribe, like, and follow: Teach-USA YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/TeachUSA

How much do you charge your teachers?


Please feel free to check out these links:


J1 Visa Service Plan Fee for Filipino applicants: https://www.pinoyteacherstories.com/2022/05/teach-usa-service-plan-fee.html


J1 Visa Service Plan Fee for Non-Filipino applicants: https://www.pinoyteacherstories.com/2022/05/j1-visa-service-fee-for-non-filipino.html


Service Plan Fees Explained: https://www.pinoyteacherstories.com/2020/02/recruitment-fees.html

Do you have Teach-USA Facebook group?


Yes, please feel free to join us: https://www.facebook.com/groups/teachusa/

Can I not get your services and still participate in the program?


Yes, teachers who want to teach via the US visa programs have different options to achieve this opportunity.


YOUR OPTIONS:

  • go do-it-yourself!

  • apply with local agencies

  • apply with US third-party agents like Teach-USA


Please read to know more: https://www.pinoyteacherstories.com/2022/01/how-your-options-to-j1-visa-program.html

I am not currently teaching, can I still apply?


Yes, with these conditions:

Read: https://www.pinoyteacherstories.com/2022/06/not-currently-teaching-eligibility.html

I am college teacher, can I also apply?


Yes, with one condition:

Read: https://www.pinoyteacherstories.com/2022/06/college-teacher-can-i-participate-in-j1.html

I am a retired teacher, may I join the program?


Yes, with one condition:

Read: https://www.pinoyteacherstories.com/2022/06/can-i-participate-in-j1-program-if-i.html