Resources for Educators who are recruiting and enrolling students from China in the USA.

NAFSA Annual Conference 2014 Poster Fair Thurs 2pm Booth 52

NAFSA 2014

Join USA College Connection’s Irene for her poster fair on “How relevant is your current international student orientation especially for Chinese students?” International student advisors More...

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Save Chinese Students from Textbook English

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Here is scenario: The guy in the video is asked why he has not visited the USA. He tells the tragic story of how his girlfriend died after her car veered off a winding cliff road. More...

Test Taking and What It Really Means

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We all know that Chinese students are excellent test takers. They can score perfectly on their TOEFL and SATs but once they come to the USA, everything changes. Students from More...

Confucius and How He Impacts China Today?

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Confucius had a profound influence on China socially and politically.  He is to the East what Aristotle or Socrates would be for the West. TEACHING ON SCHOLARSHIP AND SELF STUDY Confucius More...

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Copycat?

Today, China is known for its ability to copy and make fake brand name goods. Not only is the art of copying a way of mastering a technique (read my Plagiarism post) but it is More...

Plagiarism- Giving Credit

In the US, we respect originality and individualism. That is why when we reference or use someone’s work without acknowledging the originator or quoting the source of our More...

Test Taking and What It Really Means

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We all know that Chinese students are excellent test takers. They can score perfectly on their TOEFL and SATs but once they More...

EQ vs IQ

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Today’s students in China are extremely competitive. In fact, there is often very little time outside of More...

mind INSIDE THE CHINESE MIND: Chinese students graduate, then what?

PREFACE January 9, 2014 I am grateful that Chinese students feel comfortable enough with me and...

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USC Chinese students created this 60min film to prove that they have to study much harder...

Once Child China Will Ease One-Child Policy

November 17. 2013 China has announced that it will ease the one-child policy. The country has...

Save Chinese Students from Textbook English

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Here is scenario: The guy in the video is asked why he has not visited the USA. He tells the tragic story of More...

Tips on interviewing prospective students from China

How can you tell if your prospective student from China can demonstrate their mastery of the English language beyond standardized tests?..

How to help your students select a college major-College Week Live collaboration

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College Week Live invited me on February 19 and March 12 to give a webinar on “Selecting a College Major.” More...

Gen Y especially from China

Over the past few months, I have been speaking to a lot of CEOs who run mid-sized to large companies. The..

Immigration Reform

A professor of Sociology from the University of Pennsylvania explains the lack of action for immigration reform. Why are politicians so..
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Tips on hosting online events/webinars for students in China

1) Understand that China’s internet speed varies across the country 2) Use a local provider or network. Make sure if you..
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Rankings

In China, the Ministry of Education issues a report that ranks all the schools based on how well students test on..
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Test Taking and What It Really Means

We all know that Chinese students are excellent test takers. They can score perfectly on their TOEFL and SATs but once..