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Justice is Love in Action

In Uncategorized by Gwilym James

During the past week, like most of the world, we at Skritter have been paying attention and spending time to educate ourselves and think of ways to be part of the change. We have dedicated …

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A Video Call Gone Wrong: Chinese Lesson

In Chinese by Gwilym James

Video Link: https://youtu.be/ALqCZGg_LU0 In this lesson, we take a look at a common technical difficulty encountered during video calls. Things such as muted microphones, non-functioning webcams, or a noisy background are all common occurrences during …

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Teaching Chinese and Japanese online with Skritter

In Chinese, Japanese by Jake Gill

With new COVID-19 updates coming out seemingly hourly, it feels like much of what we would have called normal last week or last month has come grinding to a halt. As communities globally practice social distancing and areas deploy “shelter in place” rules and regulations the ways we learn and teach are undergoing rapid changes.

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Chinese Stroke Order Rules

In Chinese by Gwilym James

We have made a free deck on the Skritter app that has been designed for complete beginners, and works through the 8 rules in a logical fashion, using characters from the top 100 most common …