China in our Minds and in our Classroom
|Start Date:||February 27, 2019|
|End Date:||February 27, 2019|
|Time Detail:||4:30 PM – 7:30 PM|
|Location:||Stadium High School Room 123, 111 North E Street, Tacoma 98403|
|Type of Course:||Book Groups|
|Audience:||This book club is open to current K-12 in-service and pre-service teachers.|
|Course Description:||Book: Little Soldiers: An American Boy, a Chinese School, and the Global Race to Achieve by Lenora Chu
Book club facilitator: Tese Wintz Neighbor‘s keen interest in China goes back to 1979 when she first ventured there – followed by a move to Beijing in the early 1980s where she worked as an editor for China Pictorial Magazine and English teacher at Beijing University. After moving to Seattle to pursue her MA in China Regional Studies, she taught East Asian History and Culture for more than 10 years at Seattle-area colleges. For 17 years, Tese worked as the Senior Director of Professional Development for the World Affairs Council and as an ongoing NCTA Seminar leader (and book club facilitator) for the East Asia Resource Center at the University of Washington. In her spare time, she leads tours across Asia for Geographic Expeditions and writes curriculum for K-12 educators. Tese has led more than 50 educational tours to China.
|Registration and Info:||
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