https://youtu.be/J6QoUbVZiHQ Futian High School Project-Based Learning WorldTeachESL 2019 Amazing! Over 400 Chinese ESL students performed a daring active learning project within the third week together. Each student was able to perform complete sentences while being in front of their peers, and being filmed on camera. How was this accomplished in only three weeks with such … Continue reading Project-Based Learning Exercise
I just happened to stumble on a pretty interesting tool today. I was trying to find a word for people that are behind the times for my previous blog post. I did a couple of searches in Google without avail and eventually started scouring for a tool that did a reverse lookup on a word … Continue reading Reverse Dictionary – Ever asked yourself "What's the word for…"
Next Stop, Hong Kong! (revised) Another 3 days and 27 years to go! While these numbers seem different and it seems I have a different agenda this time around. I will be making a fifth return trip into Hong Kong and my perception has changed dramatically. Years ago Hong Kong was once a strange but … Continue reading What is home, Hong Kong?
It was my passion to learn the Chinese culture, their traditions, and language by 2018. To fully immerse while teaching English was my understanding to achieve my goals. Instead, the experience led me to a deeper understanding of the Chinese and myself. The Chinese culture only took months to understand while their traditions is still … Continue reading Decided To Stay
Tom Songer 2018 Suzhou, Taicang, China What makes this country great that Westerns will reconsider much later? It's a country with over 1.4 billion people and a density of 147 people/Km² (1 square mile = 2.5899 Km²) it has become the largest populated country in the world. Invertedly there are a same number of people … Continue reading 6 Jaw Dropping Ideals of China