ESL, travel

ESL: My Reasons for Teaching ESL in China

Why do people teach ESL? There are a multitude of reasons as to why people choose to move abroad and teach English as a foreign language, and these may change over time. I know my reasons have certainly changed, mostly as I've gotten older, become skilled in certain areas and found that the things in… Continue reading ESL: My Reasons for Teaching ESL in China

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ESL, travel

ESL: An average week in the life of an ESL teacher in China

So first a bit of background. I have worked in two cities in China, in very different schools. My first six months here was spent in a public high school in Jinjiang, Fujian Province in south east of the country. It was a wonderful experience, and one that I look back on and smile and… Continue reading ESL: An average week in the life of an ESL teacher in China

Asia, China, ESL, travel

Tips for Teaching Teens in a Chinese Public School

For five months, my boyfriend and I taught 16-18 year olds at a public high school in South China. Just a month prior to that we completed an online TEFL course, and then we had an intense few days in Beijing putting what we had learnt into practice. To other foreign adults. Which needless to… Continue reading Tips for Teaching Teens in a Chinese Public School