Yang Jing is from Beijing. She received her master’s degree in English teaching from Capital Normal University in Beijing in 2012. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in English from Northeast Agriculture University in Harbin, Heilongjiang province. From 2004-2008 she taught English at Beijing Guo Jia Wu Middle School and since 2008 she has taught English at Beijing Jin Song No. 3 Middle School. She has been a grade leader and a group leader of English since 2011, in addition to being an active participant and awardee in many teaching contests. Ms. Yang is interested in movies, music and swimming. Her goals for participating in the TCLP program are to learn about the different education systems, the culture differences in the U.S. and to exchange teaching methods between the China and the U.S. Ms. Yang was hosted by Walnut Elementary School in Walnut, California.