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The Francophile’s Guide to Hong Kong

    Did you know that French people make up one of the largest expatriate communities in Hong Kong? Chatteris Tutor and Francophile Lamia Farah muses on her relationship with French culture, and shows us how you can connect with it even when 6076 miles away from its origin!     My admiration for the […]

Historical Trails in Hong Kong: a Non-Committal Alternative to Hikes

      History buffs who want to get outdoors, but aren’t looking for a hike, this one’s for you. Chatteris Tutor Emma Smale has some historical trail suggestions in Hong Kong that avoid any huffing and puffing!       Are you an introvert tired of Netflix? Do you like the odd solo adventure? […]

The 10 Apps You Need to Move to Hong Kong

Moving to a new country can be overwhelming. There are new sights, new food, and new transport to figure out. Thankfully in 2023, we have tools at the tips of our fingers to make the transition that little bit easier. Here is our rundown of the 10 apps you need to move to Hong Kong:  […]

4 Easy ESL Games

As an ESL teacher, it can be hard to create new games and activities to keep your students engaged. Here are some of Chatteris Tutors’ favourite activities to use inside and outside of the classroom.   1. Spot It – By Jess Similar to the game ‘Dobble’,  there is a deck of cards. Each player […]

Positive Behaviour Management in the Classroom

Hosted by Ashley Jennings and Aurora Jenkins of Nord Anglia International School Hong Kong, this webinar looks at different types of challenging behaviour, explores ways in which positive behaviour management can help teachers and students establish healthy relationships, support students’ attainment, and create motivation in the classroom. To find out more about Chatteris’ collaboration with […]

Refugee Storytelling: Our Impact

Since 2017, Chatteris has collaborated with the Hong Kong Society for Asylum Seekers and Refugees to deliver Refugee Storytelling: a relaxed and interactive session where young learners can engage with English language story books. The initiative’s co-founder Isabella Ng sat down with Chatteris’ Marketing Intern Chris to share her experiences and insights on the impact […]

From Teaching to Marketing: Ways You Can Get Involved

The Chatteris International Graduate Programme welcomes international graduates from all disciplines, creating a collaborative and varied network of young professionals with a global vision.  Chatteris offers a wealth of opportunities throughout the programme for tutors to explore their interests, hobbies, and passions – both inside the classroom and out of it. Each year, we find […]

Reflections on Being a Chatteris Native-speaking English Tutor

Being an English tutor is an interesting and amazing experience where tutors can learn as much from time in a classroom as their students do. In this post, Chatteris’ own Chris Hoellriegl shares her reflections on being a Chatteris Native-speaking English Tutor.   Having been teaching, coaching, and mentoring within the most different contexts over […]

4 Excellent ESL Activities to Activate Students’ Knowledge

For many first time Chatteris English tutors, one of the biggest challenges is creating engaging activities that allow your students to practice the language they are learning. Here are 4 excellent ESL activities to activate students’ knowledge, that Chatteris’ own Primary Tutors love to use in their classrooms. Readers Theatre (Hannah Barrow) This activity aims […]