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by Volunteer
22 Sep 2014, 00:02
Forum: Jobs Discussion - Asia
Topic: China Authorities Blacklisting Teachers With Fake Diplomas!
Replies: 1
Views: 3172

Re: China Authorities Blacklisting Teachers With Fake Diplom

Its not just fake degrees they are looking for but also fake TEFL, TESOL, and CELTA certificates. Check this out - Expat teachers were already caught and deported! http://www.esl-jobs-forum.com/viewtopic.php?t=6767
by Volunteer
11 Sep 2014, 11:46
Forum: Jobs Discussion - Asia
Topic: Escaping From A Crappy China Foreign Teacher Contract
Replies: 7
Views: 7071

Escaping From A Crappy China Foreign Teacher Contract

Don't believe the intimidating threats about resigning from your China teaching job. Read this and smile! ;-) http://www.bjstuff.com/profiles/blogs/cftu-confirms-china-foreign-teachers-employees-not-obligated-to Just remember this link above after you get to China and want out of a crappy contract. ...
by Volunteer
12 Aug 2014, 00:43
Forum: Jobs Discussion - Asia
Topic: Is this true or false?
Replies: 1
Views: 2186

Re: Is this true or false?

Here is your answer below which is being argued now at eslcafe. I think you are being hustled for a few bucks friend. http://forums.eslcafe.com/job/viewtopic.php?t=107979 If you do take a TEFL course I suggest you avoid the online garbage and go for a CELTA or TESOL which are widely respected, recog...
by Volunteer
09 May 2014, 22:17
Forum: Jobs Discussion - Asia
Topic: WHAT IS THE BEST PLACE IN CHINA FOR MY FIRST TEACHING POST??
Replies: 3
Views: 4486

Re: WHAT IS THE BEST PLACE IN CHINA FOR MY FIRST TEACHING PO

Hi Jonn - I suggest that you try these links below as a reference. I figure if a school is on more than one list they should be avoided, but make your own decisions. Personally, I always ask to speak to another foreign teacher who has worked there more than two years and and if there are none, I mov...
by Volunteer
09 May 2014, 22:00
Forum: Jobs Discussion - Asia
Topic: DIY... Check out an agent or recruiter in only 2 hours...
Replies: 10
Views: 14352

Re: DIY... Check out an agent or recruiter in only 3 hours..

I had to visit SAFEA in Beijing and you need to know that they moved from building to 5 to building 6 at the Friendship Hotel complex. It is only about a 200 meter walk from the north gate entrance on the third ring road and about a 1,000 meter walk (west) from Subway exit A2 of the Renmin Universit...
by Volunteer
30 Mar 2014, 12:13
Forum: Jobs Discussion - Asia
Topic: Top 10 Tips For ESL & TEFL Expat China Foreign Teachers
Replies: 1
Views: 3729

Top 10 Tips For ESL & TEFL Expat China Foreign Teachers

If you have deiced to explore the China option for your next teaching adventure, I'd like to offer you these tips which I found at http://www.ChinaForeignTeachersUnion.org and I think they will help eliminate your unpleasant surprises in the middle kingdom: 1. Do not under any circumstances agree to...
by Volunteer
16 Mar 2014, 22:34
Forum: Jobs Discussion - Asia
Topic: Want To Venture Abroad For The First Time To Asia
Replies: 3
Views: 3829

Re: Want To Venture Abroad For The First Time To Asia

Singapore and Korea pay the most and China the least. Plus China is full of scams so it would be my last choice. http://open.salon.com/blog/china_busine ... d_by_scams
by Volunteer
14 Mar 2014, 07:31
Forum: General Teacher Discussion
Topic: Re: In What Country Can I Earn Most Money Teaching English?
Replies: 7
Views: 7510

Re: In What Country Can I Earn Most Money Teaching English?

Singapore and Korea pay the best money outside of the Middle East. My brother is earning $4,000 a month + a furnished apartment in Dubai but he is bored to death with the country after only 6 months. I am headed to Singapore when my contract in China comes to a close. The pay in China is at the bott...