Shen Wei is from Taipei City, Taiwan and received his bachelor's degree in early childhood education from National Taipei University of Education. He has been an English teacher at Rongfu Elementary School since 2015. Mr. Shen enjoys singing, watching movies, and exercising. During his year in the United States, he is looking forward to celebrating American holidays, attending sports games, and sharing his own cultural holidays with his students. His primary objective for participating in the Teachers of Critical Languages Program is to learn different teaching methods and ideas. He would like to share new teaching methods and ideas not only with his school, but also other schools in his hometown when he returns home. Mr. Shen will be hosted by Tommy's Road Elementary in Goldsboro, North Carolina.