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How to Ace Your ESL Job Interview in China

How to Ace Your ESL Job Interview in China

“Why do you want to work here?” The answer is usually money, but you can't tell thd that, can you? Thus begins the process of the ESL job interview in China. New and veteran ESL teachers alike can have problds when interviewing for a new school. Luckily for all of you, I've made most of the mistakes you can possibly make, so prepare to benefit from my ill-gained wisdom as we discuss how to ace your ESL job interview in China.  

Small for-profit schools

I guess the first thing that should be mentioned is that in many cases involving small or medium for-profit&nb... Read More>>
Women Teaching English in Beijing Jailed Over Visa Issues

Women Teaching English in Beijing Jailed Over Visa Issues

Two Irish teachers who were jailed in Beijing for taking part-time work outside of their assigned school have been freed after 10 days. The two women, whose names have not been released, were teaching English in Beijing at language schools for which the had the correct work visas.   However, they were arrested on May 5 after they were found working at another unlicensed private school. The pair were released on Tuesday after spending 10 days in single cells. They were reportedly... Read More>>
10 Chinese idiomatic sentences to speak like a real Chinese (+ bonus ...

10 Chinese idiomatic sentences to speak like a real Chinese (+ bonus ...

10 Chinese idiomatic sentences to speak like a real Chinese (+ surprise) Words like OMG, selfie and LOL are now entered in our online lexicon and if you add some phrases in English, they can make your English a little more ' native '.Now consider this: 709,580,000 are internet users in China with an increase of 6.27% year-over-year: How many slang expressions like those exist in China?... Read More>>