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Amity teacher Jian explores passion for teaching in new country

2018-19 Amity teacher Xiao Jun Jian taught Chinese at a summer camp in Los Angeles over the past summer.

Nitya Thakkar, Aureus EIC

November 16, 2018

For the 2018-19 school year, Amity teacher Xiao Jun Jian will be helping teach Chinese classes to determine if she wants to pursue teaching.

Portables (ep. 12): Tian Wang

Nitya Thakkar, RubicOnline Editor

May 25, 2018

The twelfth episode in a twelve part series detailing the unique aspects of each teacher’s portable classroom.

Chinese New Year celebration hosted by Intercultural Club

Chinese New Year celebration hosted by Intercultural Club

Kelby Wittenberg, Chief Visual Editor

February 22, 2018

Intercultural Club hosted a Chinese New Year celebration Feb. 21 in the US Chinese classroom.

Chinese Olympians visit, talk sports and culture with students

Olympians spoke with Chinese students in small groups during class. “I really enjoy the athletes visiting the school and being able to talk with someone who is from the same place that I am from is very nice,” US Chinese teacher Tian Wang said.

Will Shavee, Staff Writer

December 8, 2017

Chinese Olympians studying at the University of Minnesota visited SPA on Dec. 7

Chinese exchange delayed to mid- Jan.

Juniors Mira Zelle and, Allie Verhey, sophomore Gabby Harmoning, and juniors Julia Wang and Sky Li Griffiths pose during a walk on that Great Wall of China during their exchange visit to China over Spring Break.

Clare Tipler, Online Production Manager

September 20, 2016

The exchange with students from ChangSha China is delayed from Sept. 29 to mid- Jan.