Chinese Starter Kit Week 2: Tones

Tones, Tones, Tones Congrats! You’ve finished week one of our Chinese Starter Kit. With your pinyin foundation laid down, you’re feeling pretty good and getting the hang of things. This is the week we start really getting down to business, with tones! This week with tones we’ll continue with our course and apply [...]

Chinese Starter Kit Week 1: Pinyin

What is Pinyin and do you know its importance? Pinyin is the foundation of Chinese learning. We know that pinyin is the Romanization system for standard Chinese language learning in Mainland China. The Chinese language has 409 different sounds, and we can divide all these sounds into syllables, which has 4 different tones plus [...]

Business Development and Marketing Intern

Are You Our Next Business Development and Marketing Intern We are looking for someone to join our team in Hangzhou. You'll join a small, international team of passionate people, and have the chance to make a real impact on our business and your career right from day one.   Tasks will include Marketing research based [...]

By |January 9th, 2018|Hutong School, Internship China|0 Comments

SEO and Online Marketing Intern

Are You Are Next SEO & Marketing Intern We are looking for an SEO and Digital Marketing Intern to join our marketing team in Hangzhou. Our team is young, international and passionate about youth traveling to China. You will be involved in our online marketing projects from day one – with a lot of responsibility. [...]

By |January 9th, 2018|Hutong School, Internship China|0 Comments

Are You Our New Videography Intern?

Videography Intern We are looking for videography intern to join our marketing team in Shanghai. Our team is young, international and passionate about youth traveling to China. You will be responsible for your own project from day one but will also be part of projects that the whole team is working on.   Responsibilities will [...]

By |January 4th, 2018|Hutong School, Internship China|0 Comments

How To Learn Chinese In 4 Weeks

Chinese Starter Kit: Introduction & Orientation Is your goal for 2018 to learn Chinese? This article is the first in our new "Chinese Starter Kit" mini-series that aims to give you the resources to start learning Chinese: all on your own and all from scratch. We've gathered the best free resources from around [...]

Christmas Potluck Charity Bash

It's The Most Magical Time Of The Year On December 9th, Hutong School hosted a Christmas Potluck Charity Bash with local Shanghai charity, Giving Tree. It was a night filled with amazing people, delicious food, awesome prizes, and a great cause. We appreciate everyone that came out that night to join us and [...]

By |December 27th, 2017|Food, Holidays and Festivals, Hutong School|0 Comments

Hutong School Promotes Entrepreneurship

Shark Tank 2.0 Hutong School is more than just a language school - as an internship provider and door-opener to China for students from all over the world we are creating a strong community of students, young professionals and local businesses. With the Startup Pitch Night on December 6th in Beijing, [...]

By |December 20th, 2017|Business in China, Chinese Classes, Hutong School|1 Comment

Guestblog: 5 Podcasts to Supercharge Your Chinese Listening

Supercharged Podcasts They say it takes 10,000 hours of practice to truly master something. For those of us who struggle with an attention span degraded by too many nights on Youtube, this is truly a tall order. And if that “something” is your Chinese listening, the idea of spending the equivalent of [...]

Experience the winter wonders of Harbin

Harbin International Ice and Snow Festival Paris of the orient China is so much more than Shanghai, and Beijing. With the biggest population on earth, China offers more diversity than any other country. In this blog post we’ll be introducing one of the most beautiful places in China (And coldest). Way up north, in [...]