Appendix 7 – Why I Chose Shenzhen
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* Cheng Hongbing (程红兵), the principal of Shenzhen Mingde Experimental School, in the Yangcheng Evening News, (November 5, 2013)

Recently, my phone was ringing non-stop with friends in the field of education calling to ask me: “Do you really plan to go to Shenzhen? Why do you want to run a school there?”

Though I explained my decision carefully, these conversations almost all ended the same way: “I admire your courage, but I am afraid I am not as brave as you are.” I smiled without further comment, because I had heard people talking about me going …

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Cheng, Hongbing, “Appendix 7 – Why I Chose Shenzhen”, in: Chinese Research Perspectives Online, Edited by: International Advisory Board Chinese Research Perspectives Online. Consulted online on 30 March 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2213-6002_crpn_CAI_9789004310469_0023>
First published online: 2016



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