Posts from my time in China in the year 2011. I worked there as a trainee at Qingchuan Vocational Highschool (青川县职业高级中学) in Sichuan (四川省). My job was to teach the students oral English and to improve their social skills. For that I taught ten different classes per week and I had to prepare the lessons completely on my own.
We took the train to Chengdu, it was the fast one, which brought us in 15 hours nearly 2000 km to the west of China. The cabin was surprisingly comfortable. But I couldn’t find much sleep anyway. Our “cabin mates” turned out to be very friendly to us. When we finally arrived in Chengdu Maria’s […]