China Exemplary Educators 2021

Ye Haihui


Ye Haihui, born in November 1971, is a PE teacher at the Kanmen Haidu Primary School in Yuhuan City, Zhejiang Province. 

He has been dedicated to physical education for 27 years, and always sought to innovate in pedagogical approaches. He has created nearly 2,000 fun sports games and developed over 4,200 sports equipment, which has helped kindle a passion for physical exercises in students. 

As the head of two provincial- and municipal-level “famous teacher” studios, he has delivered over 300 lectures, benefitting 15,000 people. He has been to Tibet and Qinghai many times to train rural teachers. Since the outbreak of COVID-19 pandemic, he has produced a series of at-home workout lessons, which was released on the “Xuexi Qiangguo” App initiated by the Publicity Department of the CPC Central Committee and gained more than 7 million clicks. He has won honorary titles such as national “Excellent Teacher” and provincial-level “Especially Excellent Teacher”.