Latest News and Articles

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Being a Vegan in China

February 23rd, 2017|

By Eleanor Beresford, Teacher in Shanghai (2016-2017) […]

What should I expect when working in downtown Shanghai?

January 6th, 2017|

By Sophie Musson, Teacher in downtown Shanghai […]

Should I teach and live in Shanghai or another part of China?

November 21st, 2016|

By Sabrina Samra, Teacher in Shanghai (2014-ongoing) […]

Taylor Valley (2016 programme). Career after China: Masters in International Relations

October 31st, 2016|

Teaching English in China was an exciting and new experience for me. Never before had I taught children, nor had I been to China. […]

Interview: Natasha Blackburn. Summer in Xuzhou, 2016

October 25th, 2016|

Above: Natasha (left) and her fellow summer teachers Ciara, Lee and Adam on the Great Wall […]

The ABC of Chinese Pop Culture

October 6th, 2016|

By Anna-Maria Linhard, Teacher in Shanghai (2014-2016) […]

Reverse Culture Shock: Culture Shock upon return to your home after a year in China

October 5th, 2016|

By Sabrina Samra, Teacher in Shanghai (2014-ongoing) […]

How to make the most of your trip to China

September 30th, 2016|

By Natasha Blackburn, Summer Teacher in Xuzhou (2016) […]

Nicola Burton’s blog about teaching in Shanghai

September 10th, 2016|

Nicola Burton is a Sunderland University graduate who is currently teaching English at a primary school in Shanghai as part of the long-term paid teaching programme. She’s doing a regular blog Shanghai Blogger Nicola Burton for our Facebook page. […]

Interview: Katerina Kandilaki. Summer in Humen, 2016

September 8th, 2016|

Hello all! My name is Katerina and I spent more than 6 weeks travelling and teaching in China in summer of 2016. I was in Humen, a town in Dongguan city in Guangdong province, southern China. I had a wonderful time and I enjoyed my trip. […]

An Ode to Ayi – A Real Chinese Superwoman

August 31st, 2016|

By Anna-Maria Linhard, Teacher in Shanghai (2014-2016) Above: Ayi on the right with my Japanese colleague on the left in [...]

‘Celebrity Status’ in China: Being a Foreigner in China

August 25th, 2016|

By Fabienne King, Teacher in Suzhou (2015-2016) […]