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

What to expect during your China visit?

Before you leave for China, there are quite a few things you will have to consider. Hierarchy: They are more formal, we are more casual Gift Exchange- given at each campus Travel arrangements: Do try to find out where the campuses/offices you are visiting are located and stay at a hotel close by. China has a billion people and tons of traffic Take More...

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By irenetieh On Tuesday, May 30th, 2017

A Glimpse Into Chinese Primary and Secondary Schools

When I take a campus to China, one of the highlights of our visit is to a local primary and secondary school.  If you have not had a chance to go to China nor visit a local primary and secondary school, you More...

By irenetieh On Friday, July 31st, 2015

Chinese Education Culture: students=sponges

In my recent trip to China and interview with a alumni of Full Sail University, I was inspired to write this entry about the stark contrast between Chinese Education and U.S. Education. The alumni said that when More...

By irenetieh On Friday, July 31st, 2015

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 More...

By irenetieh On Thursday, January 9th, 2014

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 my fellow bilingual friends to share what is on their minds. I have had conversations with these students here in More...