The Geography Department at No.14 Middle School consists of five (5) teaching professionals. Of this complement, three (3) of the members of the Department are Senior Instructors. In its instructional efforts, the Department is guided by the educational five (5) principles, “Initiative, Development, Encouragement, Creativity, and Enjoyment,” Two members of the staff won the first provincial prize for the use of the computer in teaching plan design.. The focus of the Department is always upon student motivation, intellectual development, and progress. The Department emphasizes curriculum development to enhance the critical and analytical ability of our students.

In 2002, our students received a second place provincial prize for their comparative analysis of the effectiveness of various types of directional signals at urban pedestrian cross-walks. The Department stands in the forefront of geography teaching reform within the City of Hangzhou.