Home from Home in Beijing

January 17th, 2018|

Rebecca Nugent, teaching English in Beijing, gives her perspective on making the move from Ireland and settling into teaching and travelling in China. Putting aside [...]

TFA Guide to Social Media in China

January 12th, 2018|

Cody Hoffman, living and teaching in China, describes the most popular social media apps in China and how and when to use them. If you're [...]

Top Cultural Festivals in Thailand

December 19th, 2017|

By Ben Baldieri Thailand will forever hold a special place in my heart. The people are some of the friendliest you will ever meet, the [...]

Christmas in China – Enjoy the Experience!

December 14th, 2017|

Cody Hoffman, an English teacher in Shenzhen, describes the novelty of experiencing Christmas in China with students, colleagues and friends - even if the Christmas [...]

Teaching Adults or Children – What’s Best for Me?

December 14th, 2017|

By Michelle Power After the decision on where you would like to teach is made, the most important decision to make is what age group [...]

Discovering the Arts Scene in Shenzhen

December 8th, 2017|

By Cody Hoffman Shenzhen is probably not on the top of most arts connoisseurs’ lists of destinations. A simple Google search for the city reveals [...]

Deciding Where To Teach in Asia – Private Academy or Public School?

October 11th, 2017|

If you have already made the decision to teach English in Asia, well done! It’s a great choice you won’t regret. Fun and adventure awaits [...]

Teaching English Overseas after University

June 28th, 2017|

Finished your exams? Starting to think about your summer and what you will do next? Teaching English in Asia could be your next move - a chance [...]

Zhangjiajie National Park (Avatar Land) – Best place in China?

June 23rd, 2017|

Jessica, whom Teachers For Asia placed as a teacher in a public school in Shenzhen, China last year, describes how a note in a travel [...]

What’s Next? Weighing Up the Pros and Cons of Staying Another Year in China

June 21st, 2017|

Coming to the end of your teaching contract in China?  If you’re debating whether to stay or move on, this advice from another teacher based [...]