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Talking To Teachers – ESL Blog 2017-05-19T09:44:45+00:00

Reward Systems: The Key to Motivated Students and Classroom Management

When I came to China as an inexperienced new teacher, I was ready for an adventure. I’d completed all the modules in my TEFL courses and felt like I had learned a lot, but I [...]

By | May 17th, 2017|Articles, Teaching|0 Comments

6 Things I Can Afford in China I Can’t Afford in the West

People often associate traveling with spending money. However, when you live in China, the cost of living is so low that you can experience new cultures while keeping costs down. Here are a [...]

By | May 10th, 2017|Articles, Life in China|0 Comments

The Importance of Public Libraries for English Language Learning

With the American population becoming ever diverse, many second language learners find themselves faced with the daunting task of identifying the right methods. For individuals whose primary language is English, it is often [...]

By | January 25th, 2017|Articles, Teaching|0 Comments

4 Simple Steps to Develop Listening Skills of Young Learners

There was time when kids eagerly looked forward to their daily bedtime-story ritual. As a doting grandparent or aunt reads the tiny tot would silently listen, spell-bound by the narrative. Unbeknownst to the [...]

By | January 18th, 2017|Articles|0 Comments

Career Advice: 10 Most Common Interview Mistakes (and How to Avoid Them)

Job interviews are like first dates: Good impressions count; Awkwardness can occur; Outcomes are unpredictable. Your palms tend to get sweaty and you clam up. Or you get self-conscious and start talking non-stop [...]

By | January 11th, 2017|Articles, Job Search|0 Comments
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