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by t_rock
Fri Apr 03, 2020 2:25 am
Forum: Forum 1. From Questions About ISS & Search to Anything and Everything About International Teaching
Topic: China closed
Replies: 22
Views: 1185

Re: China closed

For those of you in China currently, have you detected a rise in anti-foreigner sentiment? From what I gather, lawsuits are already being prepared in several US states and Australia against China for the coronavirus which will seek reparations and/or seizing businesses/land from Chinese companies. M...
by t_rock
Sat Mar 28, 2020 1:36 am
Forum: Forum 1. From Questions About ISS & Search to Anything and Everything About International Teaching
Topic: China closed
Replies: 22
Views: 1185

Re: China closed

[quote=zenteach post_id=58498 time=1585373001 user_id=217564] How does this impact educators who already have contracts at schools in China for next school year? Does this mean they will not be able to work there? [/quote] A HOS told me today not to worry, the situation should be OK by July/August, ...
by t_rock
Sat Feb 22, 2020 10:17 am
Forum: Forum 1. From Questions About ISS & Search to Anything and Everything About International Teaching
Topic: Situation in China
Replies: 37
Views: 17510

Re: Situation in China

[quote="fine dude" post_id=58303 time=1582380014 user_id=105776] Apparently, the v i r u s is spreading far and wide. I see more school closures abroad and an increasing number of them offering remote teaching. Brace for it, folks. The WHO screwed up big time. [/quote] Agreed on both counts. That Et...
by t_rock
Wed Feb 12, 2020 6:46 am
Forum: Forum 1. From Questions About ISS & Search to Anything and Everything About International Teaching
Topic: Search, China, and Reneging
Replies: 18
Views: 7556

Re: Search, China, and Reneging

PsyGuy wrote: > Whats the waiting plan, March? Thats nutter talk. Your missing out on opportunities > sitting on your hands. Right now everyones waiting meaning everyone else isnt flooding > whats left of the IE market, minus China (and China absorbs a LOT of ITs), when > it vanishes in a vapor ther...
by t_rock
Tue Feb 11, 2020 7:15 pm
Forum: Forum 1. From Questions About ISS & Search to Anything and Everything About International Teaching
Topic: Search, China, and Reneging
Replies: 18
Views: 7556

Re: Search, China, and Reneging

Update from OP: contacted my Search Associate. I suspect my email of this nature was not the first, nor the last, that the Associate will be responding to regarding China. As sid noted above, the Associate replied with understanding and empathy, which was very nice to read. Plan is to play for a lit...
by t_rock
Mon Feb 03, 2020 9:49 am
Forum: Forum 1. From Questions About ISS & Search to Anything and Everything About International Teaching
Topic: Search, China, and Reneging
Replies: 18
Views: 7556

Search, China, and Reneging

First post: I got a job through Search in China for August 2020. With this coronavirus raging, it's suffice to say I'm having serious apprehensions and second thoughts. I have the opportunity to re-up with my current school which I'd be fine with; I've been here 5+ years, the HOS has given me wide l...