Technology in the Classroom

Technology in the Classroom

I began working in the education sector three short months ago and in this time I’ve busied myself attending headteachers conferences, visiting both junior and secondary schools in the state sector as well as independent. Prior to joining Dragons Teaching, my...
Virtual teaching and Mandarin

Virtual teaching and Mandarin

Could Virtual Teaching revolutionise Mandarin learning? Given the vital daily role that technology plays in the modern world, it should come as no surprise that new approaches to teaching are developing more rapidly than ever. As a teacher I can honestly say, not a...
Learn China: The ecological civilisation?

Learn China: The ecological civilisation?

China has been named a world leader in clean energy, along with India and the US. So, what is setting China ahead of the rest of the competition? President Xi Jinping has called for China to become an ‘ecological civilisation’, shifting towards clean energy. This...
Why Learn Chinese?

Why Learn Chinese?

Everyone has different reasons for learning Chinese. People learn for personal interest, or because they know Chinese will opens doors in their career, because they have Chinese-speaking family or friends, or because they will travel to China and want to get around....