Author Archives: Morgan B

Rural Placement Opportunities for the Adventurous Volunteer

After a successful fundraising campaign through Tencent’s Charity Day, Stepping Stones, now has some funds to support Individual Volunteer Placements! Our Individual Volunteer Placements (IVPs) have been running for the past two years now and we have already sent more … Continue reading

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Weekend Rural Volunteering Tour this November!

This autumn get prepared for a once in a life time adventure to join a Stepping Stones rural weekend tour! From November 11 to 13 we will lead a group of volunteers to teach English to “left-behind” children in a … Continue reading

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"An experience I will never forget"

In August, I joined Stepping Stones as a volunteer. Later that month, I joined a Stepping Stones rural tour, with 8 other volunteers to teach English to primary school children for a week in Lizhang Village. Lizhang is a remote, … Continue reading

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New Frontiers for Stepping Stones

Stepping Stones is pleased to have had Johan Vink recently complete his first “Short-term Placement Assignment” in Wuxi, China. Johan worked as an English teacher in Wuxi from May 30th until June 8th. While he was there not only did … Continue reading

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Enriching First time Rural Tour to Zhengzhou and Dengfeng!

From May 29-June 3, Stepping Stones took a group of nine PricewaterhouseCoopers employees and two individual volunteers on a rural volunteering tour to Zhengzhou and Dengfeng! During this week tour the volunteers spent four full-days teaching and interacting with primary … Continue reading

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A Big Thank You to Paper Stones Scissors for developing our new visual identity!

Stepping Stones would like to extend a huge thank you to Paper Stones Scissors for creating our brand new visual identity! Paper Stones Scissors has created a new brand image, representing the essence of Stepping Stones’ mission of improving the … Continue reading

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Teaching Tip #28

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Support Stepping Stones' "Egg Walk" Challenge

  Join and support Stepping Stones for the egg walk challenge! “The egg walk challenge” is an annual fundraising campaign initiated by Shanghai United Foundation (SUF) in 2011. During the “Egg Walk”, charity teams and individual teams set out to … Continue reading

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Helpful Hints on Classroom Management

By: Oliver Pointer Here are some ideas that might help you with that oh-so-noisy class. Establish your role with a crisp start and engaging content from the very start. Having an opening routine with the students will remind them that … Continue reading

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