About Annette Thompson

Annette is the Director of EnglishTeacherChina.com and eTeachAbroad.com

Tips for Teaching English in Chinese Preschools and Kindergartens

  Preschoolers have short attention spans, so change activities every 5 to 10 minutes. If you stay longer than 10 minutes in one activity, your students very well may become restless and you'll end up spending all your time just trying to hold their attention. Introduce only a little bit of new vocabulary in [...]

China’s Mania for Learning English

Currently, China has a “mania” about learning English. You might see pregnant women singing English songs to their babies, senior citizens in parks practicing English speaking, and students paying big bucks for for tutoring to prepare for the TOEFL test. Three hundred years ago, people studied English to understand the world and communicate with [...]

Teach Adults for Wall Street English

Main Responsibilities: 1. Conduct classroom lessons according to the WSE methodology. 2. Prepare and teach classes in center or online as scheduled. 3. Give constructive feedback to students 4. Help students reach the level of English established in their learning objective. 5. Provide advice and assistance to students, in and out of the classroom. 6. [...]

Teach Students Ages 14 to Adult in Nanjing, Wuxi, Ningbo, Shenyang, Chongqing, or Hefei

https://youtu.be/-9DmM-TRHrI METEN English is an English training center for teenagers ages 14+ and adults. Their first center opened in 2006 and now they have more than 100 centers in 22 cities all over China. They employ over 400 foreign teachers. They are looking for ESL teachers in Chongqing, Nanjing, Wuxi, Ningo, Shenyang, Chongqing, and Hefei. Position [...]

Teach Children and Adults in Multiple Cities

  Hampson English was established in 2002 and specializes in one-on-one and small group English training to students of all ages. They currently have 31 schools in 11 cities across China: Beijing, Shanghai, Hangzhou, Nanjing, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Qingdao, Tianjin, Xi'an, Chengdu and Chongqing. Hampson English has over 20,000 students of all ages from young learners [...]

Kindergarten English Teacher in Chengdu, China

Golden Apple Preschool Education Group was founded in 1993,and has a substantial brand influence in western China. It engages in preschool education of 2-6 years olds. There are over 30 wholly owned kindergartens. They currently employ over 40 foreign teachers and most of them stay for at least 2 years and some even for [...]

ESL Teacher – EF English First – Multiple Cities in China

Our ideal candidates are lively, enthusiastic, and committed to teaching. We are looking for teachers with an interest in working with children of all ages and who want to become part of a supportive and accommodating team. Our teachers are responsible for helping groups of young learners achieve their full potential in all four skills: [...]

For Asian-Looking English Teachers Who Want to Teach in China

We want to be up front and let you know that English First is the only school we've found in China that will hire Asian-looking teachers even if they were born in the US and have a perfect American accent and English teaching experience. This discrimination does not apply to international schools for expat student [...]