Mandarin Learning Resources

Ben Pearce recently returned to the UK after four years living and working in Haining. He has reached an excellent standard of Mandarin and is now teaching the language to students of various ages in London. In this blog, he shares some of his top tips to help you get started with learning Mandarin.

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5 Unique Destinations to Teach English in China

Let’s face it. If you’ve ever considered teaching English in China, Beijing and Shanghai are sure to have crossed your [...]

October 16th, 2018|Teaching in China|0 Comments

A Day in the Life of a Summer Teacher Part 2

By Samantha Kent, Summer Teacher in Xuzhou 2018 Samantha took part in the 2018 Xuzhou Summer Teaching Placement. Here she [...]

October 8th, 2018|Teacher Interviews, Teaching in China|0 Comments

A Day in the Life of a Summer Teacher Part 1

By Samantha Kent, Summer Teacher in Xuzhou 2018 Samantha took part in the 2018 Xuzhou Summer Teaching Placement. Here she [...]

August 25th, 2018|Teacher Interviews, Teaching in China|0 Comments

Homestay or Teaching Placement? Choosing What’s Best for You

It’s that time of year again; when our Homestayers and Summer Teachers head to their host cities ready for their [...]

June 14th, 2018|General, Teaching in China|0 Comments

7 Top Tips for a First-Time ESL Teacher

If you’ve never had any formal teaching experience, stepping into a classroom in China for the first time can be [...]

May 31st, 2018|Teaching in China|0 Comments

5 Reasons to Work at a Chinese State School

If you're considering applying for a long-term teaching placement in China, you might be wondering which kind of school to [...]

May 12th, 2018|Teaching in China|0 Comments

6 Reasons You Should Choose a Smaller Chinese City

If you’re thinking of teaching English in China, Beijing and Shanghai are almost guaranteed to have crossed your mind. Owing [...]

April 17th, 2018|General, Teaching in China|0 Comments

How to Deal with Bad Behaviour

Picture this: you’ve planned your best lesson yet, and you’re confident your students will go crazy for it. They love [...]

April 5th, 2018|Teaching in China|0 Comments

What Teaching in China is Really Like

If you’ve considered teaching English in China, you’ve probably read articles and reviews presenting it as the ideal graduate job. [...]

March 6th, 2018|Teaching in China|0 Comments

8 Awesome Activities For Primary ESL Classes

There’s no doubt that teaching primary school students is extremely rewarding, not to mention great fun. Young learners love fun [...]

February 8th, 2018|Teaching in China|0 Comments

6 Top Tips for Motivating Chinese Students

Foreign teachers are employed in China to bring fun into the classroom and introduce a new method of teaching. Games, [...]

January 12th, 2018|Teaching in China|0 Comments

How to Teach Christmas in the Chinese Classroom

Any ESL teacher knows that teaching English as a foreign language is about more than just vocabulary, grammar and sentence [...]

December 21st, 2017|Teaching in China|0 Comments