Reading Time: 8 minutes As an EFL teacher, you certainly use the best textbook in the world. Your students understand new material in an instant and never need to practice or review foundational vocabulary, grammar, phonics or other skills. Your smart board works 100% of the time, without any hitches. Your school supplies you with oodles of supplemental material […]
Reading Time: 3 minutes A handful of tips to help teachers ease into PBL without getting overwhelmed. Are you just beginning with project-based learning? Are you concerned about time? Are you wondering about how to engage students in their first project? Anyone getting started with PBL has concerns and questions about making it a reality in their classroom. One […]
Reading Time: 3 minutes The method of D.I.S.R.U.P.T.ive teaching may have many words to define, but as you dive into its core meaning you’ll know that D.I.S.R.U.P.T.ive teaching is all about innovation, informal ways of approach, problem-solving schemes and above all confronting the reality and providing such an environment to the learners to be more creative, affirmative and productive.
Reading Time: 2 minutes At Teachers House, we spend a lot of time talking to you, our customers, everyday. And, daily, we hear the same remark “But I can buy it on Taobao for less!” For most of the products we list on the website, that’s a true statement. So why would you buy from us when you can […]
Reading Time: 2 minutes When writing an introduction paragraph of an essay, it is advisable to include a hook to capture the reader’s attention, supporting information about the topic at hand, and a thesis statement. Based on the above, it is possible to have a formula that students can follow to help them respond to any advantages and disadvantages essay quickly […]
Reading Time: 3 minutes If you work in China, you are not an ESL teacher. ESL is the most commonly used word to describe the English-teaching industry in China. We’re teaching these students English as a second language to their first. Except… Very little of the Chinese population speaks English, nor is it used in everyday life. It’s a […]
Reading Time: 2 minutes We’re changing it up a bit this week. Instead of specially curated books for your classes, we’ve selected games that are easily played in class. 0-3 and Preschool A fun, easy way to help children associate numerals, quantity and number words. This game is perfect for association but also to recognise numbers out of order. […]
Reading Time: 2 minutes What’s Jamie’s Mandarin? Jamie’s Mandarin is a language institute based in Guangzhou. It was founded in 2015 with the mission to merge Chinese language and culture for successful integration into China. It continues today to bridge the gab between the Eastern and Western worlds for a more globalized community. Jamie’s Mandarin and You Learning Chinese […]