With the holidays approaching, many teachers are making their Chinese New Year travel plans. I don't know how many...
This is the final installation of our "Don't Wear That Green Hat" series on cultural differences. If you missed...
When we moved to China in 2017, our son, Lukas, was 6 years old. He had just started kindergarten
Don't Wear that Green Hat posts are lists of cultural lessons--often learned the hard way. You don't have to...
May is a bittersweet time for teachers at Sias. It’s when the school year starts wrapping up; people are
When I first came to China I didn’t think much about culture shock. Truthfully, I didn’t know much about
I opened the email, excited and nervous for the answer I’d been waiting for the past four months. As
When searching for a place to live, people consider what needs they have that should be met. This is
Traveling in unknown places can be intimidating. You might hear stories of pickpockets, different scams played on tourists, or