1. Description of Our Community
In Wenchuan of Sichuan '5.12' great earthquake, Jiange County is one of 18 extremely victimized areas, tourism facilities had suffered devastating blow. People in post-disaster reconstruction, Jiange Government concerned about the livelihood of the people, placing the work of the people rebuilt their homes as a top. To this end, numerous workers and cadres working day and night, even New Year's Eve had no lay-off, finally on April 29, 2010 Sword Gate again to welcome the guests, open a window to people who concerned about construction of disaster area with the sword gate scenic area.
2. Summary of Our Project
After the 5.12 earthquake, the local government grasped the opportunities of post-disaster reconstruction, great changes have taken place in Sword Gate. We hope that through this webpage works to show the new Sword style and record huge effort of thousands of workers.
3. Our Computer and Internet Access
A. Percentage of students using the Internet at home:21-50%
B. Number of workstations with Internet access in the classroom:1
C. Connection speed used in the classroom:dedicated connection
D. Number of years our classroom has been connected to the Internet:1
4. Problems We Had To Overcome
We have the greatest difficulty is data collection. In the post-disaster reconstruction, condition is quite difficult so that everyone had to overcome many difficulties to survive, pays little attention to other events. Now tourism development has built many new attractions again, and that time, the Sword Gate scenic area was closed for construction. When the new Sword Gate demonstrated in front of people, workers,however, have been already away from the beautiful scenery. And the past information best reflecting the history was farther away from us. Furthermore this let us have a sense of urgency and we must collect more primitive, not man-made artificial history information.In order to solve these problems, we went to the new Sword Gate to feel its changes, record its new style, at the same time, through newspapers, television, news finding out information in the construction process. We interviewed people involved in the construction as well.
5. Our Project Sound Bite
In 5.12 earthquake reconstruction, there are many moving stories. New enormous changes in the Sword Gate include advance view of government as well as workers' payout. Sword Gate area has undergone great changes, and changes also have taken place in people's lives in the disaster areas. In the face of disaster, people in the drought-stricken areas have not been overwhelming, with the help of the whole nation, post-disaster reconstruction was a success. Thank the motherland, thank the people thoughtout the country.
6. How did your activities and research for this CyberFair Project support standards, required coursework and curriculum standards?
We must, through the thematic program activities, record in the Wenchuan '5.12' earthquake disaster rehabilitation, that Sword Gate area has undergone tremendous changes and shown people our county's achievements in post-disaster reconstruction. At the same time, demonstrated people about new style of Sword Gate, supporting tourism development in hometown. Meanwhile, this can offer school course, local curriculum source materials.