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Encourage Learning Confidence in Young Students

It’s easy for kids to throw in the towel when they’re facing something new or slightly challenging. I was a kid too, so I understand that feeling! Adults sometimes do that even though they’re capable of accomplishing whatever they wanted … Continue reading

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A teaching-learning experience

It’s my second year teaching at BCLC, and I have no qualms with interning here. Everyone is understanding, kind, and hardworking, and working here is fun.  However, my favorite part of the BCLC experience is teaching the kids. Teaching the … Continue reading

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Piece by Piece: What makes up Traditional Vietnamese Wear

When I turned 12, my mother gave me her Áo dài, the traditional Vietnamese garment for children and women, that she had worn as a girl in Vietnam. This garment was really the last tie she had to her traditional … Continue reading

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Confucianism

By three methods we may learn wisdom: First, by reflection, which is noblest; Second, by imitation, which is easiest; and third by experience, which is the bitterest. — Confucius Confucianism is an ethical and philosophical system that originated from the … Continue reading

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Send your children to camp during the holidays!

It’s a public school holiday. You have to go to work, run errands, cook dinner, and– right! The kids will be home! You completely forgot. Well, what better way for you to free up your schedule than place your children … Continue reading

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Play a Traditional Vietnamese Children’s Game: Dragon Snake Game

Rong Ran (dragon-snake) is played with a large group of children. One child sits at a location above the other players; he/she plays the doctor. The other children stand in a line and hold each other’s belts to create the … Continue reading

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How to Make A Chinese Paper Lantern

Making a Chinese paper lantern is a fun, easy-to-do craft that you can do with your family and kids. You can decorate your home with them, or use them to celebrate a Chinese festival. The most recent festival was the … Continue reading

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Chinese Cuisine: Peking Duck

Peking Duck is one of the most delicious dishes from Beijing. The dish is valued for the soft meat and the thin, crisp skin. Pekin Ducks, a type of white duck, are prepared specifically for the dish are seasoned before … Continue reading

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10 Things You Might Not Have Known About the Great Wall of China

The claim that it is the only man-made structure that can be seen from the moon with the naked eye is a MYTH. The wall stretches out for 5,500 miles. That is the equivalent of 96,800 American football fields! The wall … Continue reading

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Why You Should Try E-Learning

These days, everything is virtual. Our banks, our shops, and even our classrooms have moved online. So why is e-learning becoming so popular? Virtual learning is ideal for the working professional leading a busy life. As a working professional, you … Continue reading

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