A TEFL Teacher’s Christmas in China

December 13th, 2019|

By Ben Baldieri Christmas in China is definitely a new experience. Only around 2% of the population identify as Christian, so celebrations and festivities here [...]

Spotlight on Beijing

December 13th, 2019|

Beijing is a fascinating city and the political, cultural and historical capital of China. Shanghai is where the tourists flock to see China’s modern face, [...]

Spending the Holidays in China

December 13th, 2019|

By Jessica Addington If you took a survey of expats, I bet that survey would show that homesickness amplifies around the holidays. And I think [...]

Teaching in Coastal China – Cities to Explore

December 9th, 2019|

If you’re thinking of teaching in Asia, you may have considered the well-known cities of South Korea or China, such as Seoul, Beijing or Shanghai [...]

Visiting Vietnam during Festival Season

December 2nd, 2019|

By Michelle Power Vietnam has long been an interesting and exotic travel destination. There is so much diversity to this amazing country, no matter where [...]

How to Create a TEFL Lesson Plan

November 21st, 2019|

TEFL lesson plans are essential for any TEFL teaching jobs. In this article, after we explain why you need a lesson plan, we'll show you [...]

Celebrating St. Patrick’s Day at Home or Abroad

March 15th, 2019|

To get a feel for how a major city celebrates, it's probably a good idea to visit around St. Patrick's Day. March 17th is not [...]

Top 10 reasons why you should teach in China

February 3rd, 2019|

Many of our teachers are asking us about life as a teacher in China and what opportunities are available. Some teachers are based in Korea [...]

Experiencing Chinese New Year Festivals

February 2nd, 2019|

Insights from a TFA teacher on being a foreigner in China during Spring Festival. Red lanterns shimmer and shake with the wind. Huddles of small [...]

How To Spend Your Chinese New Year

January 30th, 2019|

By Jessica Addington I knew how I was spending my Chinese New Year before my school even told me the dates for the holiday. Shameful [...]