China in our Minds and in our Classroom

Start Date: February 26, 2019
End Date: February 26, 2019
Time Detail: 4:30 PM – 7:30 PM
Location: Squalicum High School Room D101, 3773 E McLeod Rd, Bellingham 98226
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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Offered to: Washington