Higley’s Sossaman Middle School and Higley High School recently welcomed 18 students and five teachers from Baoji High School from Shaanxi Province in China.
Mandarin teacher Panna Leatherby attended Baoji High School in her earlier years. She welcomed the opportunity to invite students and teachers form her home town for the chance to share American culture and school. Many attended the Confucius Classroom Celebration hosted by ASU and Higley Unified School District on February 5th .
During the school day, the visiting students and teachers shadowed their American peers through classes and school activities.