Devesh Sharma, Bristol University
Devesh joined our programme in Dongguan city in the summer of 2016, please read on for his feedback.
Can you tell me about some of your most enjoyable moments of the trip?
Meeting new friends, seeing the students enjoy my teaching and exploring new places in Dongguan and Yangshuo.
Which were the highlights of the lessons, cultural excursions and outdoor activities?
During our time teaching in Dongguan, we went on many excursions, the highlights being a day excursion to Guangzhou and visiting the Songshan lake.
How would you say the overall experience has benefited you?
The overall experience has increased my confidence in teaching, as well as widening my cultural knowledge of China.
What was the best thing about your experience in China?
The best thing was learning about the culture in China as well as seeing the children enjoy my lessons!
Would you recommend participating to a friend and if so why?
Yes I would, as the experience was very educational as well as fun.