ESL

Useful Tips for Your ESL Job Interview

Got an ESL job interview soon? Read on. China is one of the countries that need English teachers the most, and while the chances are high for qualified candidates to be accepted for any of the open positions, you will still want to be fully prepared for the interview that you will need to do. (Check out the ESL resume tips!) After all, a successful interview is the best starting point of any…
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Working

15 Benefits of Teaching English in China After College

Graduated from university and looking for next steps? Try thinking outside the box! Students spend years in school and that is even before they make the choice to attend university to obtain their degree. While many of those college students know what they want to major in…
Travelling

How to Use WeChat: A Brief Guide

Everyone who spends time in China has learned that they need to have WeChat on their phones because it is the only way to communicate with anyone over there. In fact, since the lines between business and pleasure often connect quite often in China, it is even common for businesses to connect with their employees via WeChat as well. WeChat is an amazing platform allowing people to connect…
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ESL

Can you teach english in china without knowing Chinese?

Can I teach english in china without knowing Chinese? If your dream is to come to experience the beautiful and friendly country of China and teach English there, don’t let a simple thing like language stop you. Moving to China to teach English is a big decision. Most…
Working

7 Challenges of Working in China as A Foreign Teacher

Teaching English in China can be rewarding, but there are also quite a few challenges you might face. After all, you will be living in a totally new country where you don’t know anyone at first. Every day, there might be several new things that you have to get used to. Remember that what doesn’t kill you make you a stronger person? Below are 7 challenges you might face teaching in…
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Stories

Teaching in China Experience: What it’s Like?

What the teaching in China experience is like? I’ve been asked about this question more than 10 times … Before you pack your bags and move off to China (or any country for that matter) to teach English, you’d be wise to read about the experiences of other who have…
ESL

10 ESL Teaching Tips for Chinese Kids

ESL teaching is a profession that requires the teacher to be super adaptable, meanwhile always improving their teaching techniques. Teaching ESL to Chinese kids is even harder. As native English speakers, we don’t give much thought to the English language. Not until we…
ESL

How to prepare to be an ESL Teacher in China?

Moving to China to be an ESL teacher is one of the most exciting experiences one can have. However, we must all remember that China is a very different country than most of us are used to. The difference between, say, Britain and the United States of America is quite significant and pronounced. Compared to China, they are more or less identical! That means if you want to make the most out your…
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