Kid Castle Educational Institute was founded in 1986 in Taipei, Taiwan. Now, the school has become a leading English language teaching school in Taiwan and Mainland China. There are now over 250 Kid Castle schools in total. The school likes to encourage the students to speak only in English in classes. The school place a huge emphasis on spoken English rather than written English.
Kid Castle Hours and Conditions (2010)
Hours: Full time teachers work up to 30 hours per week over five days. This consists of about 23 hours of actual teaching hours and about 7 hours of preparation or administrative hours in the office.
Average Class Sizes: 15-20 students aged between 3 and 12 years old.
Curriculum: Teachers are supplied with books and lesson outlines, therefore teachers do not need to bring their own materials. It is up to the English teacher on how to teach the lesson and to plan activities around the lesson plan.