Motel 168 (Changsha Xindaxin)
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... on the group (What is your favorite colour?, when is your birthday? that sorta thing). Although we were giving a scoring system to follow, the other two judges (both Chinese) chose to ignore it completely and mark everyone between 8 and 10 out of 10. Their reason was that the students need encouragement and should not be marked down. Even though I went along with it I completely disagreed with them, If a child did not perform very well, it would be unfair to give them the same ...
... it was great and so they kept coming up to us asking questions and pulling us around the ice. As they got less and less shy, they started picking up the surface ice and squashing it into balls, and so a mini "snow fight" ensued (the highlight being Laura throwing a snowball at a kid, it missed and hit a parent watching at the door). Afterwards we went to one of our favorite local bars and had a few drinks. I mentioned in a previous blog that we rarely buy drinks when we ...
... learning new techniques to try with his own students. "But most of all," he says, "when I get back to my classroom, I'm going to be less authoritarian and more of a friend. That's important, I think."
Two hours later, after the food is mostly gone and our wine glasses are empty, we all head back to the hotel. We want to make sure ...
... thoughtful, illuminating, hilarious, and often deeply moving.
And the progress the professors showed in their ability to involve their colleagues in learning activities? Stellar! Many showed significant movement away from " stand and deliver" lectures; and ...
... 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,