Archive | October, 2017

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Feeling at Home in China

10 Adjustments to feeling at home in China If you’re considering moving abroad, you probably have a lot of questions about your future home.  What are the people like? What will my apartment look like? Do people really eat THAT?  So whether you embrace change or worry about its effects, here are a few minor […]

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Learning Chinese

Beginning to learn Chinese Deciding to learn a new language feels a lot like staring at a blank paper when you know you need to write 10 pages. It can seem overwhelming and insurmountably difficult, but it doesn’t have to be that way. You may think that moving to China means that you’ll pick up […]

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Concept Mapping

As teachers, we often find that we are hard-pressed to really gauge whether or not our students truly understand what we are teaching them. Sure, we have oral and written tests and we ask students to present in front of the class, but do we check whether our students fully comprehend the ideas we are […]

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