Category Archives: Education

Review: Teaching in Asia

I get a lot of questions about teaching in Korea. It’s one of the reasons that I have a playlist devoted to those questions and topics. In fact, I even…

The 90s

Today we begin a new unit in class. Ok, let me rephrase that… we begin the text with Unit One. Probably my biggest issue with many of the Korean curricula…

Inside the Body

Some readers (and viewers) may not know this, but back when I was a school-aged student, I had dreams of becoming a physician. As a result, I spent long hours…

A few udates!

Since I’ve been back from vacation (almost a month now), I’ve been trying to get back into the swing of things with my Korean studies. The first nearly two weeks…

Rosetta Stone Sponsors the QiRanger.com Year-End Contest

December has rolled around once more, meaning that the end of the year is quickly approaching, and what better celebrate that fact than with a contest. This time, I’ve gone…

Blogger Day At The National Museum

This past Tuesday I was invited to the National Museum to partake in a special educational program for Korean Bloggers. I wasn’t quite sure what to expect or whom I’d…

Video Responses

Gooooooooooooooooood morning! It’s #CoffeeTime here and I thought I wold share a few videos from the weekend. As I’ve stated before, the Vlog Channel is a place for me to…

Hanja (Chinese Script) in Korea

I was recently asked why Chinese is printed everywhere in Korea. Here’s my answer: Got a question, feel free to ask – you might just get your own video response!…

Learning Korean

Probably the most frustrating things about learning Korean (한국어) has been overcoming the issues created by all the rules governing romaizing the language. For example, I live in 경기도, which…

Getting a Second Job in Korea

People come to Korea for many different reasons. Some want to gain perspective that only living abroad can provide, while others look to explore the world by using the peninsula…