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?
Remember reading your first book? We recommend filming your students or children as soon as they start reading. It is a terrific confidence builder, as well as a time capsule to look back on. Another ESL FUN activity brought to by WorldTeachESL (Facebook) Video Time Capsule - My First Book Don’t pay or search for … Continue reading My First Book
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
Everything went as scheduled. The flight on United at 9:00 AM was great. It felt like it took less time unlike the last two trips to China. Maybe it was losing my mind this time planning and trying to fit your whole life into two small suitcases that made it go fast. I step off … Continue reading First 36 Hours…