Mr. Bo Yu, our Foreign Exchange Teacher at Arlington High School who is teaching Mandarin for the 2011-2012 school year, will take us on a photo tour of Beijing on March 7, 2012 from 7:00 – 8:30 PM in the Arlington High Media Center.
Mr. Yu, is from Beijing, China and holds a Bachelor of Arts in English Language from Capital Normal University of China. He has taught English at Beijing No. 4 High School (2,100 students and 150 teachers), one of the most prestigious high schools in China, since 2008. In addition to the English Language courses that he has been teaching there, he conducts elective courses on Chinese Traditional Culture, as well as Beijing Tourism. This year he is teaching Mandarin to Arlington High school students and has also introduced them to Chinese history and culture. He is also working with Arlington middle and elementary school students and has quickly become a well loved and respected teacher at all levels.
Mr. Yu will take us on a tour of Beijing and its rich history and culture using photographs to bring the sites to us.
All are invited to attend. There is no cost to participants.