This is a personal house-keeping note, for me. I’m organizing the 60 blogs I wrote so far.
For now, as of December 2018, I’m just sharing thoughts on parents, teachers, new schools, and “other.” See below. It’s mostly for my own use, with a few friends reading too.
Once I find the right partner with whom to start a school in China, I’ll shift to telling that story.
1. About Parents
Parents in China
Gaokao or SAT?
When Are You Proud As A Parent?
Persuading Parents: Relationships or Results?
Limiting Screen Time
Strict vs. Nurturing
My Favorite Parenting Books
2. About Kindergartens (Preschools) In China
Kindergartens in China
New Kindergarten in China
MindChamps Grows In China
China’s New Kindergarten Policy
Children’s Museums: 3 Puzzles
3. About New Grade 1-12 Schools In China
Four types of Chinese Int’l schools – explained
Are Most Of The New Chinese Schools Basically The Same Model?
Five New Schools In China
Training Chinese Boys To Be Real Men
Learn More: Gobble Lunch in 10 Minutes?
4. About Teachers
American Teachers in China
Why do teachers leave?
Curriculum As A Service?
High Expectations Mantra
Black In China
5. About Chinese students in USA
Is the Golden Age of Chinese Studying Abroad at an End?
Musings (about Chinese students in US colleges).
Visa Problems At Georgetown Day
New Chinese boarding school in Massachusetts
Isolated in Canadian Universities
6. Startups In China
3 Thoughts On Business In China
Why Did WeChat Fail In India?
Joining A Startup
Word of Mouth
7. Governments, Philanthropists, and Schools
Chinese “Charter” Schools in Ming Dynasty
Shenzhen: “Charter City”
Ah, The Regulators
Why Do Philanthropists Struggle in K-12?
New Law: Less Homework
8. Improving Schools
How will Chinese schools improve?
Schools and September
When It All Goes Wrong
Improving By Doing
Improving By Doing (“Answers”)
12 year old school founders?
Principal Leadership Styles
Motivation (and food)
Intended vs Real Curriculum
Rethinking PD in China
9. Other Stuff
My Beer With Wesley
Big Night (Product Market Fit)
Thoughts from Shenzhen
Do Advanced Kids Get Shafted?