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by Roze
Sun Feb 16, 2014 10:43 am
Forum: General Teacher Discussion
Topic: TOEFL exam
Replies: 2
Views: 6694

Re: TOEFL exam

There is ample material online and a multitude of books in book stores but in all fairness to the students I suggest you gain accreditation by taking a TOEFL teaching course before you take their money. The fact that you have to ask means you are not ready for the task.
by Roze
Sun Feb 16, 2014 10:27 am
Forum: General Teacher Discussion
Topic: contracts and your rights
Replies: 1
Views: 6156

Re: contracts and your rights

The other side of the issue. Yes,there are a lot of bad "schools" and agents in China but there are a lot of bad teachers too. China is becoming like the old Wild West, a place to get away from debt collectors, child support payments and the like. I recently interviewed over 60 applicants for teachi...
by Roze
Sun Feb 16, 2014 9:35 am
Forum: Employment Discussion
Topic: Age Factor
Replies: 13
Views: 44932

Re: Age Factor

The law in most countries prohibits issueing work permits for those over a certain age and stipulates a BA as the minimum qualification. This is a pity because often those with lesser degrees are better teachers. As for age, life experience is often better than a piece of paper when it comes to know...