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?
MEMORANDUM January 7, 2019 Today, we’re excited to launch our "LIVE" ESL FUN podcast—one we’ve been working on for months—called WorldTeachESL. It's about teaching English to Language Learners (ELL). Yes, that's right. The show takes on a unique approach to having fun in English as Secondary Langauage (ESL) classrooms by offering common solutions to everyday … Continue reading Announcing ESL FUN Podcast
The day a student gets the premise of a lesson or parody used to tell it is the best feeling shared by a teacher. It's funny as well as extremely touching when you realized you made a small impact in a students life. The same echo is heard immersed in water when baptized or news … Continue reading A Vested Interest
Locked Shopping Carts One Yuan Please When shopping in China's malls, shops, or grocery stores it will cost to roam the isles. The cart is to carry food, children and merchandise. But the isles are too congested for everyone so they placed a teaser tariff on the shoppers. Don't worry, you get it back!After shopping, … Continue reading Absolutely Genius!
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