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American Teachers Teach in Xinglong Vocational School


Mrs. Cannon's innovative methods of teaching gave trainees a new perspective in learning English language, and her sensitive approach helped students and teachers quickly get into their roles as active learners. Students and teachers in Xinglong County have very few opportunities to meet native English speakers.  In fact, to many teachers this was the first time they heard Americans speaking English in person. Although they were a little nervous and overwhelmed, students and teachers were eager to practice and tried very hard to reduce language barriers and understand educational differences.  As the Phelex Foundation tries to bring in more volunteer teachers to Xinglong schools, the local teachers' and students' English level will be gradually elevated. [more...]

[article from Mr. and Mrs. Cannon]

Mr. and Mrs. Cannon

Mr.Cannon and the art class students

Mrs. Cannon is teaching Chinese students English

Mrs. Cannon is talking about her teaching methods to English teachers

Mrs. Cannon is communicating with a student

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2006 the Phelex Foundation Youth Urban-suburban Cross-cultural Exchange

Thomas Saccardi,a visitor from Wall Street,inspected Dripping Water project and Xieshan project

American volunteers' teaching activity in Xinglong County during the May Day Holiday

In April 2006,The Raybin Q.Wong Educational Foundation's representative Ms.Shaopeizhen visited the tuition-aid project in Xinglong Vocational School.

In April 2006,UPM representative Ms.Soile visited the tuition aid project in Lukou, Jiangsu Province, accompanied by Phelex staff.

In March 2006,community council elelction meeting was held Sichuan and Guizhou Province.

Between November 22 and 28, 2005,visit elementary schools in Henan Province.

Cultural communication between Chinese and American students in 2004.

In 2004,report from the Ansi Elementary School in Yanan.

In August 2003,Making Connections-- City Youngsters meet Rural Children.

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