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... support if we run into problems) were amazed, no teacher has ever been given a bonus before or indeed such a high pay rise.
And so I felt very good about myself when we went out for drinks that night to welcome in Christmas Day. Up till now, Changsha has shown very little signs of being in the Christmas spirit. But that night it was like an explosion of all things Christmas. The streets were packed to ridiculous levels. People were equipped with Santa hat's and handing them ...
... to me "Lao Shu (teacher) you sing you sing!". At first I didn't think anything of it but after my lesson Jenny (my Chinese friend at my school) to me that I had been invited by my students to sing with them on stage. Being a performing arts graduate (would have graduated in Carlisle last week if I weren't on the other side of the world :P) there was only ever going to be one answer to this request.
So the following day, my classes were cancelled so that I ...
... get up and circulate around the room, chatting in small groups. I'm tapped on the shoulder frequently to join in toasts and pose for pictures.
One of my favorite conversations of the evening is with a student who had surprised me during the first day introductions with his BBC-accented English. He tells me that ...
... speaking notes, handouts, and plans to involve their colleagues in active learning, I knew what a treat of a last week we would enjoy together, sampling a buffet of fascinating topics and learning techniques.
The lesson from the first week of the course, on making lesson ...
... dedicates. It didn't hurt as he obviously wasn't to strong but it was still a shock. Off course everyone around me (even the Chinese) were laughing hysterically. Looking back now, it was quite funny I suppose and now I have typed this, I doubt I will live it down so instead I will sign off (will be writing more blogs over the next few days the lack of blogs has been due mostly to a furry arrival. More on him next time).
From your Stupid Boy,