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Hello, Teacher!

So this week I had my first week of teaching here at Chuangxin Experimental School. It’s been a hectic week, and I didn’t even have all 24 classes (thanks to a timetable mishap on my first day and a morning spent travelling to the next city over to get our residents permit sorted). 1.269 altre parole


Parks are actually used in China?!

After one last night in the hotel bar, we then headed to Beijing West station with others heading to Hunan province and some others who were also heading south. 750 altre parole


Opportunity Cost

“If it be now,’tis not to come; if it be not to come, it will be
now; if it be not now, yet it will come: the readiness is all.” – William Shakespeare… 927 altre parole

Keeping Track

I need to start keeping better records of how often shitty things like internet outages, power blackouts, and water shut-offs happen. We lost our Internet again this week. 145 altre parole


Prepare for the Difficult While It's Easy

Every few weeks, the Chinese high school I work for asks me to do something a little different. It could be something as simple as interviewing prospective students, judging debates (in English), teaching a law class to Chinese teachers, or giving speeches to parents to promote our school. 351 altre parole