Teacher China Trip Summer 2010

exhausting day- but interesting

Our schedule this week is very busy. We are going this afternoon to a museum here in Beijing that focuses on ethnic diversity in China. We have learned that one of the things Americans have gotten wrong about China is that we think that it is basically ethnically homogenous: all Han Chinese. I am sending… Continue reading exhausting day- but interesting

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so much to say so little time

Yesterday was quite a day. Let’s just start with the fact that the temperature got to 110 degrees  Fahrenheit!!!!!! I have never sweated so much, and I mean sweated ( as opposed to the more refined perspired) in my life! One Chinese phrase that I have down  pat is: eee ping shway ( one bottle water)… Continue reading so much to say so little time