Wang Tao is from Tongcheng, Anhui Province and holds a degree in English teaching. She teaches at the Tongcheng No. 2 Middle School, which is a key school in Anqing City. Her awards include “One of the Best English Teachers in Tongcheng City,” first prize in the Tongcheng Senior English Teaching Competition, second prize in the Second Anqing English Speech Contest, and third prize in the Anhui Province Essay Contest. She has also worked as an interpreter and has helped American volunteers train high school English teachers in China. Ms. Wang was hosted by Shawnee Mission South High School in Shawnee Mission, Kansas.