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About This Show
Shining humour, love and light on Chinese life. For those living, working or travelling in China or interested in learning about Chinese culture, expat life and foreigners perceptions. Live, work, travel, do business and have fun!
Join our international team for an inside look into Chinese life as foreigners living, working, crying and laughing in China with family, children and friends.
A light hearted insight into all things good and bad with a little bit of extra wit added on top. With regular special guests from across China and creative educational games thrown in for fun, this podcast is a must for those interested in learning more about the middle kingdom or just wanting a good giggle.
China Jedi is not a political movement or nationalistic front to spread the religion of the Jedi. It is for "normal" people, talking about "normal" things, answering "normal" questions to feel and be less "normal".
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Most Recent Episode
China Jeducation: E8 – A Meeting with Confucius (Part 1)
4 days ago
In this episode (Part 1/7), China Jeducation conducts a mock interview and bicultural discourse with Mrs Qin Liu, in her preparation to become a qualified Chinese language teacher abroad through the international Confucius Institute (www.hanban.edu.cn) and her training partner CTCSOL (www.chineseteacher.org.cn). Exploring cross-cultural communication, they discuss the similarities and differences between Chinese and Western culture within a teaching context, touching on subjects such as festivals and holidays, social media, summer camps, gifts, copying, refusals, sensitive words, qipao's, websites, textbooks, wrong lessons, dancing, confucius, Chinese dynasties, food, books, living with parents, first impressions, arranging activities, telegrams, HSK's, laowai's, Chinese characters, growing up, pollution, dragons, kissing, alcohol and much much more! Focusing as always on international teaching, expat teachers and all things education related! For those living, working or travelling in China or interested in learning about Chinese culture, expat life and foreigners perceptions. Live, work, travel, do business and have fun in China. May the smile be with you!Read more »