Shen Long Hotel
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... After letting my contact teacher know how annoyed I was, I gave them an extra week to prepare. I didn't mind that much really. It meant that I had one less weeks worth of lesson planning to do.
At the risk of making myself sound like the most evil teacher working in China (a very dubious award with a long list of possible nominations at my school alone!), the exam itself was highly enjoyable. This is not because I like to make my students suffer, far from ...
... I showed up at 9 p.m. just in case. Of course, no one was there. I tried to talk to some guy who was standing in front of the buses but he didn't seem to know what I was talking about. I called May and she translated some things for me, but the real matter was that I'd have to go and find a place to sleep until the morning. Ugh. Beautiful mountain, horrible bus service.
... hot as hell and overcrowded!...but
Sharon and I had a pleasant enough ride home, exhausted and pleased and I went
into Monday ready to finish exams!
So here I sit, on my eve-eve of departure with ironic and
mixed emotions…I now know I will be good to go for next year with residence
permit in my passport! Meaning I will not be deported- though I have about 38
hours of hope to get my passport back now in time to leave L
I was just told/found out I have 30 minutes of wifi! Whatevs…ready to get this **** in gear!
Off to Zhejiang!
Do NOT try to give oral exams right before GaoKao…OMG the fireworks today as the little senior 3s trail off for this long-anticipated and intensely feared exam!
Ps- all Chinese students seem to think you pronounce it “knowledge-E”…nope ha. Just no. ...
... the school itself:
Hailing is QUITE a nice school from what I can tell and def fancy from my experience this year ha. It is an international school, meaning the students there are all preparing for university abroad and will NOT TAKE THE GAO KAO!...cra different world just there from normal Chinese teenagers. At my school, I will teach in the international department of the larger school (about 9000 students) and mine has about 300ish- all the students will go to the ...