Keywords: English teachers, student perceptions, hiring practices, China dichotomy (i.e. native speaker = standard English speaker = White, versus nonnative .
Chinese learning and teaching theories are pathways for their Chinese students. Gay (2000) has White educators in American schools who are attempting .
The teacher immediately paired her with a Chinese student and asked her to help translate, not realizing In 1970, 80 percent of American students were white.