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Exchange Programm -- Shiyan+Golden+Future+Foreign+Language+Training+School
Shiyan Golden Future Foreign Language Training School is located in Shiyan City, Hubei Province, China. It was established in 2004, which provides professional and fun programs to both teenager and ...

Shiyan City, Hubei Province, China -- Shiyan+Golden+Future+Foreign+Language+Training+School+is+located+in+Shiyan+City%2C+Hubei+Province%2C
Shiyan Golden Future Foreign Language Training School is located in Shiyan City, Hubei Province, China. It was established in 2004, which provides professional and fun programs to both teenager and ...

Shiyan City, Hubei Province, China -- Shiyan Golden Future Foreign Language Training School
Shiyan Golden Future Foreign Language Training School is located in Shiyan City, Hubei Province, China. It was established in 2004, which provides professional and fun programs to both teenager and ...

Re: Average english teachers salary (China) -- Reilly
If you accept a low salary like 4000 Yuan...you only have yourself to blame There are plenty of jobs out there paying 10,000-13,000 Yuan. You may need slightly higher qualifications than a white face ...

Re: Just to warn non- native speakers who intends to work in china!!! -- Reilly
It seems that just about everyone here is missing the point. As of 2014, the criteria for being an English teacher in China was updated. One of them: You MUST be a native speaker of English. It is ...

Re: Least amount of expats -- Reilly
"Those of you who choose to insult are showing your insecurities and deficient personalities" And also showing a complete inability to recognize the irony in a statement complaining about insults and ...

Re: What insurance shall i get -- Reilly
Hi I wonder if anyone can help me out here. This coming september, i am teaching english in China. The only problem is that im not sure what kind of insurance to buy. Can anyone else recommend me? ...

Re: An African English teacher in China -- Reilly
It's a bit rich, people complaining that they are discriminated against...when they aren't even legally allowed to work here in the first place. As of 2017 the laws have changed ...

Re: China: The Good the Bad and the Ugly -- Reilly
"Don't let anybody tell you, that you can't teach in China legally without a degree, because it's possible. You don't personally have to walk into a police station and announce, ...

Re: Strattera in China? -- Tony Naples
Did you ever find out about Straterra in China? 1. Can you bring it in? 2. Can you get a prescription?

Shiyan City, Hubei Province, China -- Shiyan Golden Future Foreign Language Training School
Shiyan Golden Future Foreign Language Training School is located in Shiyan City, Hubei Province, China. It was established in 2004, which provides professional and fun programs to both teenager and ...

I'm ready to start a work -- Sara
Hello! Hi! Im Sara. I'm 25 years old girls from Poland. I've studied Journalism and Public Realation on University in Europe. Im looking for a job that will make me stay in China for longer. ...

Teaching China Visa -- PaulMuffet
Old question but I would like some info. I am in the UK but travelling to Thailand for a month before moving to China to teach in March I don't think my docs will be completed before I leave so ...

Re: Do I Need a Degree to Teach in China? -- Reilly
Yes you need a degree. Some places will tell you that you don't. But China is now cracking down on such places In 2014 several thousand teachers were deported and banned for not having a degree. ...

Re: Just to warn non- native speakers who intends to work in china!!! -- Reilly
I'm Peterson from Chicago. I'm native speaker and have been working in China for a couple of years too. You sure you are a native speaker I think everyone should be given the chance to teach ...

Re: How important is learning English to students in China -- Tim Wahl
I wonder . . .I have developed an ESL program called "Footballogy (tm): An English Language Learner's Guide to American Football." The book product is expected to roll out at the Beijing ...
Re: How important is learning English to students in China -- BeenThere
Do you explain in your book that football causes irreparable damages to the brain through serial concussions? Football is losing ground in the US and now of course some people want to benefit from ...

Re: ANYONE RECOMMEND A GOOD PLACE TO START OUT TEACHING -- Anonymous
I would recommend working in Hainan island because it has good weather and beaches and that stuff and the air is clean there...the previous person is wrong , most people do not want to work in China ...

Re: So you want teach in China? Be careful. -- Anonymous
I will list a couple of schools you should be careful to teach in...first is Mengyang kindergarten in Baoding...they got mad that I left their school so they lied and reported that my US passport is ...

Re: America China Exchange Society, Tianjin -- Jeanne Hipp
Actually, I am writing about ACES in Seattle. I worked there for 6 months & over the course of that period I came to discover that they only care about the bottom line, they rip parents off in a BIG ...
Re: America China Exchange Society, Tianjin -- Dan
Actually, saying that you would have known about the complaints up front is not true. How would you know what complaints were made against you? Did you work in the office? From what I have heard, all ...

Re: Teaching in Zhengzhou -- Wowzers
Between 16 and 22 teaching hours a week in a city like Zhengzhou you should be expecting a minimum of 8000 and closer to 10 or 12,000. Give or take depending on whether they pay for your ...

Re: How to Deal With FAO in China -- Louis
What about an FAO who withholds pay ten days past the date stipulated in the contract? The FTs were always paid ten days later than the Chinese teachers. I put up with that nonsense for two years. I ...

Re: Harbin China California Sunshine International Language Center -- Amanda
Not quite sure when this was posted, but decided to write about my experiences there. I worked there back in 2013. There are many pros and cons to the school. Pros: 1) I found the training to be ...

Re: FOUNTAIN SCHOOL, ZHUHAI. -- Observer of web content
To the post regarding Fountain School. I find it interesting you will use an email address such as up yours. Your tone and voice are that of a 16 year old English writer..

Re: How to Identify the Reputable Recruiters and the Illegitimate Recruiters in China -- clyde
Teaching abroad is an experience that you will never forget. Be extremely careful in choosing a school, country and recruitment agency. I had a horrible experience with Edvectus. Most recruitment ...

6 Must-Visit Cities in China -- Basco Beograd
With an amazing history and a vast number of tour destinations including antique sites, splendid palaces, spectacular natural wonders, and diversified cultures, China offers so much to explore and ...

Exploring the City of Hong Kong -- Basco Beograd
According to the government of Hong Kong, an estimated 47.2-million people arrive to immerse themselves in the city each year. While 80% are from within the country and considered same-day visitors, ...

Re: Is there someone that lives in the USA that ever been too Guangzhou china. Do I need two visa to -- BJ
I am a U.S. Citizen and I was in Guangzhou for one week in 2012. I did not need a second Visa.

Re: Xiangnan University simply not the best choice -- Peter
I realize this thread is old, but I wanted to address some of the misconceptions in it, given the fact that this site is fairly widely linked to. I arrived at Xiangnan a year ago (September 2014) and ...

Re: Is it safe to teach English in China (for single american female)? -- WangMang
Hi. I'm an American and have been living and teaching in China for about a year. I have never been accosted by a police officer in China. The authorities here are actually less intrusive than ...

Re: where are the best places to teach in China? -- Peter
I haven't tried the training centers/conversation schools. They might be alright. I joined a company that posted me to a school. They are both highly disorganized and reflect a culture that is ...

Re: An African English teacher in China -- OSEI SOMUAH
well done DENNIS for such a powerful article. I am from ghana and have in the same situation. I even studied in shanghai, have lived in shanghai, studied in the united kingdom among other places in ...

Chinese traditions and their significance -- Re
On Chinese new year we give friends and family this red pouch and inside it contains money. We also give these on other occasions. There are festivals all round the year, they show remembrance and ...

Re: Just to warn non- native speakers who intends to work in china!!! -- Pedro
David -- 10 April 2005 What do you expect? I've been here five years too...often the Chinese student's English is better than the non-native speakers trying to teach them. There are millions ...

Re: How can Chinese have a common written language but different spoken languages -- Turnoi, the Only One and Real Turnoi
I am a linguist and sinologist. I can explain it that way: If you paint a car on a sheet of paper, everyone will know what it is, regardless of whether he speaks your language or not. That is because ...

Re: Nasty Harbin -- Chinese ESL Teacher
I agree with everyone who's written in this thread. Everyone. I spent four years in Harbin, and, indeed, it is filthy beyond belief. Men, boys, and children drop their pants on the sidewalk, in ...

Re: What is it like teaching in China -- Chris Clancy
Thanks Gerry. In answer to your question - I put it out there free so that as many people as possible could easily access and read - that's all.

Re: Just to warn non- native speakers who intends to work in china!!! -- Martin
Not anymore, with more foreigners now leaving China it became much easier for non-native speakers to get jobs in major cities, especially if they are white. The scenario always the same : 1. When the ...
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