Events

Workshop: Inspiring and Engaging Activities for K-12 Chinese Learners By Dr. Marisa Fang

Saturday, March 30, 2019 - 9:00am to 3:00pm
CIC at Walter Payton College Prep High School
1034 North Wells Street, Room 106
Chicago, IL

In this workshop, Dr. Lin will provide practical tips and techniques for K-12 Chinese teachers and showcase many useful and highly engaging activities in the classroom. These activities are designed to develop students' high-level thinking ability and to promote language skills in listening, speaking, reading and writing. Dr.

Workshop: Ten Key Concepts You Should Know in Teaching Grammar Unfolding Misconceptions and Myths By Dr. Miao-fen Tseng

Saturday, March 9, 2019 - 9:00am to 2:00pm
CIC at Walter Payton College Prep High School
1034 North Wells Street, Room 106
Chicago, IL

How to teach grammar through student-centered communicative tasks is an area that continues to receive increasing focal attention in the field of teaching Chinese as a world language. This workshop serves as one of the preliminary attempts to discuss student-centered communicative tasks in teaching grammar. Dr. Tseng will clarify the misconceptions in teaching Chinese grammar.

Workshop: Introducing Chinese Reading Resources

Saturday, February 23, 2019 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
CIC at Walter Payton College Prep High School
1034 North Wells Street, Room 106
Chicago, IL

This workshop is to introduce some online as well as hard copy Chinese reading resources to Chinese teachers. These resources will help teachers access their students’ language ability, help students have a target language environment beyond classroom, and help parents involve in their children’s learning. Confucius Institute in Chicago invites you to join us for the workshop.

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Workshop: Technology for Chinese Teaching and Learning Series By Dr. Li Ye

Saturday, January 26, 2019 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
CIC at Walter Payton College Prep High School
1034 North Wells Street, Room 106
Chicago, IL

This workshop is to share some practical ways for teachers to use technology to enhance Chinese teaching.  After participating in this workshop, teachers will be able to use the tools to improve Chinese teaching and learning, to engage students in class discussion, to use authentic materials and more. Confucius Institute in Chicago invites you to join us for the workshop.

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Workshop: How to Become a Chinese Teacher in CPS

Saturday, January 12, 2019 - 10:00am to 12:00pm
CIC at Walter Payton College Prep High School
1034 North Wells Street, Room 106
Chicago, IL

CPS (Chicago Public Schools) has been seeking certified, highly qualified K-12 Chinese World Language Teachers. If you are interested in teaching Chinese in CPS, the Confucius Institute in Chicago invites you to join us for the workshop. Ms. Christine Murphy Judson, the director of CPS Talent Acquisition, and Ms.

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