Christmas Experience

[ad_1] We Three Kings of Orient are; bearing gifts we traverse afar … In 1857 Reverend John Henry Hopkins, Jr. who was an author, book illustrator, stained glass window designer, clergyman and editor of the New York Church Journal wrote this carol for a pageant. The lyrics tell the story of three magi or wise men named Caspar, Melchior, and Balthasar who set out on a long journey with gifts of gold, frankincense, and myrrh for the baby Jesus. Over the years there have been many discussions about whether this carol is accurate in its details. Were there only three wise men? Did they actually find their destination by following a star in the sky? Was their arrival at the stable the same night that the baby was born? Who paid expenses for the journey? It's funny how sometimes we think things have to be a certain way "just because" Read More …

Working As an English Teacher in China

[ad_1] With the job situation so bad in the UK, many people are looking outside of the country to seek employment. Some are considering teaching English abroad as an option and some might even look as far as China for work. In this article I want to pass on some information and a little advice about working as a teacher in China and what you can expect from a life here. Qualifications. You will need to have a teaching certificate in teaching English and this comes in the form of a TEFL certificate – Teaching English as a Foreign Language. However, you are not going to get a good job with just that; for many teaching positions here you will need a degree, especially for jobs in the big cities like Shanghai and Beijing. Of course if you are already a teacher, then it will be much easier for you. Read More …

Fraud In English Language Education – Keep Your Money Safe From Criminals

[ad_1] FRAUD used by SCHOOLS Students want to attend high quality established schools. Schools will use fraud to attract students to their school or attempt to appear more established to qualify for government programs or association membership. Schools that claim to have specific affiliations, qualifications, assets, programs, staff or history that are untrue are committing fraud. Schools have also used fraudulent statistics to show jobs or salary upon graduation. A favorite trick is to name a language school as a “college”. The word college in Canada is not an official use name and anyone can name any building, house or barn as a college. Students should not choose a school simply because it has college in the name. College in the name does not mean anything in Canada. Another trick is to use the same name or almost identical name of a famous school in the USA, UK, Asia, or Read More …

Best Ceremonial Music for Weddings

[ad_1] Weddings are among the most special events in our lives. The couple, together with their friends and family, would pour in much effort in making the wedding perfect. One of the critical aspects of the preparation is selecting which music for weddings to use during the event. In this article, you will find out some of the most popular wedding music. The Bridal Entrance The bridal entrance is very memorable to the bride. It is important that her choices of songs are played in this part. Some of the most popular bridal entrance pieces are Air on G String and Prelude from Lute Suite in D, which were both composed by Bach. Other popular choices include the Bridal Chorus from Lohengrin by Wagner, Wedding March by Mendelssohn, Canon in D by Pachelbel, and Spanish Romance by Anon. All of these pieces may be played using a classical guitarist with Read More …