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

Chinese Families Gaming the Admissions Process

This is one of the few articles that does a good job describing some of the cultural gaps between China and US. Huffington Post’s A Particularly Chinese Dilemma: Why Chinese Students Game College Admissions Excerpt from Article “Over the six years I’ve been working with Chinese students on education initiatives, I’ve come to More...

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By irenetieh On Friday, July 31st, 2015

Chinese students have more options domestically-what does that mean for international admissions?

Chinese universities are losing a lot of students to US. They are starting to create alternative programs to keep students from studying abroad. Huffington Post’s Beyond GaoKao, reveals an interesting twist More...

By irenetieh On Wednesday, November 13th, 2013

Save Chinese Students from Textbook English

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. You will have to hear it for More...

By irenetieh On Wednesday, November 13th, 2013

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 they come to the USA, everything changes. Students from China do not participate in class More...

By irenetieh On Wednesday, July 10th, 2013

Confucius and How He Impacts China Today?

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 believed that the key More...