2nd and 3rd Cities are Becoming Popular with Expats in China

A scene of Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province Photo:VCG Going back and forth from China and his home country of France since 2010, Thomas Claret has only lived in small cities: Lanzhou in Gansu Province for two years, Huai’an in Jiangsu Province for three years and Yancheng in Jiangsu since September 2017. In addition, 21-year-old Daniel Magunje […]

University vs Training Center

What’s the difference between teaching in university and teaching in training center? The video below may tell you the answer. Youtube Video: Teach English in China: Pros and Cons | Training Schools vs. Universities

How to Use Wechat (Weixin)?

Scan the following QR to add ISAC wechat account For those who still are not familiar with, WeChat is a social network: it’s sort of halfway between WhatsApp and Facebook, with the dual purpose of dividing content on your dashboard besides communication via chat. WeChat is all this and much more. On this platform you […]

You Actually Save More Teaching in a Small City in China

French Language Teacher Yann’s Salary and Saving Teaching in China can be a money saver for foreign teachers. But have you thought about teaching in a small city could save you more than that in a tier 1 city like Beijing and Shanghai? That sounds untrue by instinct but for most teaching positions it is […]

How Much Can You Save Teaching in China?

(Read our friend Richelle’s full article at https://www.gooverseas.com/blog/how-much-money-can-you-save-teaching-abroad) It’s the question that all prospective teachers are wondering: how much can I really save teaching abroad? A high salary is great, but if you’re living in an expensive country, your cash isn’t going to stretch as far as it might in a developing country. This is especially […]

Small City vs Big City

Youtube Video: Cost Of Living In China *HOUSING* (2018) Small city is not a city underdeveloped, with no advanced infrastructures, but a city relative smaller compared to the tier 1 city including Beijing, Shanghai, Guangzhou and Shenzhen. Some people are swarming into big cities for a high salary. But some prefer a relative small city […]