Container Apartment Landing In Qinghai, Let The Plateau Rural Teachers Live And Work In Peace

- Oct 22, 2019-

The boarding school Tibetan Elementary School in Dali County, Qinghai Province is located at the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau at an altitude of nearly 4,000 meters. The new school buildings and student residences have been renovated in Shanghai. The only short board is the accommodation for faculty and staff. The conditions are worse. Although some young teachers have the ideals of teaching and educating people on the snowy plateau, the hardships of living conditions make it difficult for them to persist. This is also the common reason why many remote schools cannot retain high-quality teachers. Yesterday, this problem was finally solved. A mobile teacher's apartment, which was donated by Shanghai and transformed from a container, was installed in the construction township primary school. It was born from an interview with Xinmin Evening News reporter a year ago.


"If one day I leave here and I am not a teacher, the only reason is that the living conditions are too bad." To the Xinmin Evening News reporter, this is the teacher of the construction of the primary school, the young Tibetan girl from Xining, a big city, went to a coastal city after graduating from college, and had a working experience abroad. But in the end, she returned to her hometown of Qinghai and worked as a rural teacher at a construction township elementary school with an altitude of nearly 4,000 meters. In an interview with the Shanghai aid project in June last year, the reporter and her met and talked about the ups and downs of teaching in the Tibetan area. She said that although she is very happy every day to the lovely children in the school, the living conditions of the teachers are really Too bad, she is not used to it.


After returning to Shanghai, Xinmin Evening News reporter contacted Shanghai's “Glory Box” public welfare project. Under the background of supporting the reform and development of rural education in China, the project was initiated by Gu Jiabin, the founder of Dacheng Xiaoai Cishang Association, and jointly funded by the community to provide funds for public welfare projects. Transforming the container into a teacher's dormitory, creating a good living environment for the rural teachers, thus changing the status quo of the lack of teaching teachers in the poor mountainous areas. Since its inception in 2015, the project has entered poverty-stricken areas in more than 10 provinces and cities including Sichuan, Yunnan, Ningxia, Guizhou, Hunan, Guangxi, Xinjiang, Jiangxi and Hebei. Gu Jiabin expressed his willingness to fulfill the wishes of Xiao Xiao’s teacher and customize a plateau special container teacher apartment for them.


After that, after communicating with the local teachers, the non-profit organization made a new design for the local weather conditions. The whole was designed by the iColor design director Ma Wei of the dream reformer team. The construction was completed by the workshop, and the two beds were donated by Slim Bailan. mattress. A floor heating and water purification system has been laid. The overall appliances also include water heaters, bathroom facilities, Yuba heaters, refrigerators, air conditioners, washing machines, range hoods, induction cookers, etc. The dormitory function area includes a work area, a seating area, a bathroom and a simple kitchen. Because the high temperature is considered to keep warm, the windows used are all double-insulated glass.



After the National Day holiday, this carefully crafted container full of friendships from Shanghai, after more than 3,000 kilometers and seven provinces, successfully overcome the huge challenges of high-altitude transportation, and successfully delivered nearly 4,000 meters on October 13th. The construction of the township primary school at the elevation completes the donation handover. This is the 22nd box of the Glory Box, and it is also the highest altitude project to date. Volunteers told reporters that the success of the project was inseparable from the strong support of Shanghai aid cadres. The fourth batch of aid cadres from Shanghai Fengxian District, Zhang Li, is the deputy magistrate of Dari County. He has been helping to contact and coordinate donations. He also invited the crane and construction team to complete the installation under difficult construction conditions. Yesterday, the box of glory has been electrified, and the water pipes and drainage systems can be officially opened, allowing the two teachers to live a decent, convenient and comfortable life in the plateau mountain primary school.


Feng Zhiyong, the leader of the fourth batch of Shanghai Aiding Liaison Group, told reporters that the urgent task of Shanghai Aid Qing is to help the local level of medical and education, and the construction of a talent team is the key. Although the glory box project is small, it solves the painful points that have long plagued local educatio

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