Where to Teach English in China

When it comes to TEFL, there are plenty of cities to teach English in China, making job searching in this massive and diverse country a bit overwhelming! This article helps by summarizing some popular teaching cities and also explaining what the “tier” system is all about.

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Teaching English in China: Kimmy Bird

Kimmy had the opportunity to teach English in China, fulfilling her lifelong dream of living in the country. She shares her experience, and reminds us that culture shock is a growth opportunity, not a frustration!

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Alan Tomko, Teacher in China

Interview with Alan Tomko: Teacher in China

lan Tomko is a TEFLOnline.com graduate who went on to teach English in China. He shares some of his most interesting experiences in the country, including making friends with the help of translation software and the feeling of being treated like a local celebrity in everyday life!

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Now Hiring English Teachers in China!

You’ve probably heard about the high demand for English teachers in China. In fact, it’s hard to imagine a market with a greater thirst for English right now that this ancient Asian country. That demand has made it a very appealing country for teachers, since salaries are above average, airfare is reimbursed by employers, and you often get other perks included like paid holidays or free Chinese lessons. Best of all, cost of living is low in many cities, so you can live comfortably, travel the region, or save money.

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Going Places: Interview with BridgeTEFL Graduate, Kimberly Parker

Originally from New Jersey, via Maryland, Kimberly K. Parker has written four books on a range of topics, and has helped countless others publish their own work, as well. Prior to moving to China, Kimberly taught online English Language Arts and Writing classes to children in elementary, middle, and high school. After completing the 100-Hour BridgeTEFL Online […]

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Kimmy, teacher in China

5 Things You Can Only Do In China

If you’re ready to head off to Asia to teach English, be prepared to have the time of your life! You’ll be in a new culture where everything is exciting and different. Make the most of your experience by trying out these 5 things you can only do in China! Walk the Great Wall of […]

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Learning And Living Through Culture Shock in China

  Recently, we talked to Mary about her experiences being a new TEFL Teacher in China – and she had a lot to say. While our bellies are resting from yesterday’s feast, we thought we’d share this story about the most vivid adventure she’s experienced so far, and how culture shock came unexpectedly during the holidays in […]

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Notes From The Field: My Third Year Of Teaching English

My name is Erin, I’m from the United States and I have lived in Nanchang, China for two years. I am starting my third year of teaching English at a university. I took the 100 hour online course and it’s the best decision I have ever made! Working abroad and teaching English has been so […]

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Featured TEFL Job: Teach in China

Are you mature, flexible, adventurous and want to help change lives while having the experience of a lifetime? Does living in one of the world’s most ancient civilizations, rich with culture and brimming with tradition sound exciting to you? Then the Teach in China program may be right for you! Bridge is excited to partner with English […]

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Teaching English in China: Erin Coyle

Erin Coyle completed the 100-hour Professional Diploma through TEFLOnline.com earlier this year and got a job teaching English in China. I recently had the opportunity to ask her a few questions about her experiences teaching abroad. What was your background before you went abroad to teach in China? I worked in a couple of industries […]

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