Main Profile profile for Zheng Qiuping

Zheng Qiuping
(Guangdong, China)
Chinese Teacher
Program Year: 
2014-2015
Cohort Leader for 2014-2015
Bio: 
Zheng Qiuping is from Guangdong province. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree in English from Guangdong Polytechnic Normal University. She has been a teacher since 2009. She has worked with children and adults across various schools in Guangdong province. Currently she is teaching English at Yangshan Tongru Middle School. She believes that “to teach is to learn twice,” and she thinks a good teacher should learn, grow and become better alongside her students. Ms. Zheng is interested in music, movies, reading, and traveling. Her goal for participating in the TCLP program is to bring Chinese culture to U.S. classrooms and to help American students gain a better understanding about China. Ms. Zheng also hopes to learn more about American teaching philosophy and culture. She will seek opportunities for students from U.S. and China to know more about each other through intercultural understanding and respect. Ms. Zheng was hosted by Lakes International Language Academy in Forest Lake, Minnesota. Ms. Zheng is the TCLP Alumni Cohort Leader for the China 2014-2015 group. She also was an alumni buddy to Liu Xiaozhu for the 2016-2017 year and to Ji Guanping for 2017-2018.