Ancient China: Yuan and Ming

Ancient China: Yuan and Ming

Global vs sealed off empire – Mongols and the Ming dynasty When teaching English in China, we also want to discover the country, which is incredibly interesting. In our Ancient China series, we explore Chinese history and its dynasties. This time we look into the time...
15 English tongue twisters for ESL

15 English tongue twisters for ESL

15 English tongue twisters for ESL There is a general conception amongst native Chinese that speaking is the toughest part of learning English and what they struggle with the most. Because, reverting to a stereotype, many Chinese students are good at exams, so they...
TEFL teacher in Sichuan: Trip to Wawu mountain

TEFL teacher in Sichuan: Trip to Wawu mountain

What to do as a TEFL teacher in Sichuan province! After teaching our TEFL teachers how to make dumplings last time we’ve rather pushed the boat for the latest trip on the TDC social program. Last weekend we took several of our wonderful English teachers on an...
Ancient China: Song dynasty

Ancient China: Song dynasty

The Song dynasty and four great inventions At TeachDiscoverChina, we not only find English teachers the best places to teach English in China but we also explore Chinese history, culture, and technology as well as other interesting snippets of living in China. In our...
Chinese fashion – What is Hanfu?

Chinese fashion – What is Hanfu?

Chinese fashion revival from a few thousand years ago – Hanfu is back! In fashion, you have a lot of revivals. Think about the 80’s, 90’s and so on. At some point, it seems everything comes back in some way or another. In today’s China, you will see a lot of...
How to make Chinese dumplings

How to make Chinese dumplings

TEACH ENGLISH IN CHINA AND LEARN HOW TO MAKE CHINESE DUMPLINGS We at TeachDiscoverChina want to make the experience to teach English in China for all our English teachers as exciting as possible. Hence we run, besides our many other benefits and generous salary...