Streets in Remission: A Chinese City in Recovery

It's a surreal experience, seeing the rest of the world enter a state of lockdown and self-quarantine, just as China begins to dial back its own government-imposed measures. As the epicentre of the Coronavirus outbreak, China was the first country to effectively shut itself down, closing schools, shopping malls and workplaces everywhere in an effort [...]

2020-03-25T07:32:20+00:00March 25th, 2020|Articles, Life in China|0 Comments

Quarantine Procedures for ESL Teachers Entering China

Updated: 27th March China will Temporarily Close Border to Foreigners from Saturday, 28th March In a measure to reduce the number of imported cases of COVID-19 China will temporarily not be allowing most foreigners in to the country, even those with existing work visas and resident permits. It is as yet unknown when the border [...]

2020-03-27T04:21:58+00:00March 24th, 2020|Articles, Life in China|0 Comments

Into the Unknown: A Crash Course in Online Teaching

We're going to have to move online. We had heard the rumours and feared the worst, but many of us had hoped it would all blow over – that this was all a flash in the pan; a fuss over nothing. That was not, however, the case. In the first week of February 2020, the [...]

2020-03-19T09:18:53+00:00March 18th, 2020|Articles, Teaching|0 Comments
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