Workshop: Rich Comprehensible Inputs via Songs, Picture Talk, Movie Talk and Storytelling by Jian Li

Saturday, February 20, 2021 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

The presenter will discuss with participants how songs, picture talk, movie talk and storytelling can provide rich comprehensible language inputs in a Chinese world language classroom.  Participants will be engaged in various kinds of activities to learn about how to apply these strategies into their own classrooms.    


Workshop: Re-Thinking Assessment for Online and Hybrid Language Courses by Weibing Ye

Saturday, January 23, 2021 - 10:00am to 11:30am

What is the best alternative to the traditional assessments while a vast of in-person language courses are transiting to online or hybrid teaching during this pandemic? Usually, in face-to-face teaching, we use high-stake assessments, which may not be appropriate for online teaching and may require proctoring, which becomes very challenging with remotely teaching.

WORKSHOP: Useful Tech Tools for Remote Teaching by Mary Ann Durso

Saturday, December 12, 2020 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Since there are numerous new Edtech tools on the market, it is important to focus on the ones that are most beneficial to both students and teachers.  After surveying students and teachers, and reflecting on the PD that has already been offered this year by CIC, this workshop was developed to show teachers how to create and use tech tools for their synchronous and asynchronous teaching.  After

Workshop: Design Interactive Instruction in Distance Learning By Yan Wang

Saturday, November 14, 2020 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

How to overcome the challenge and make the distance learning effective and engaging? This workshop will address two aspects of interactive instruction in distance learning: 1) how to create the interactive activities and deliver them in synchronic learning; 2) how to design interactive lessons for hybrid learning using suitable technology tools and authentic tasks.

Innovative Ideas to Foster the 21st Century Minds By Ying Jin

Saturday, October 17, 2020 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

This workshop will introduce a series of classroom-proven activities designed to meet the needs of 21stCentury learners.  These activities will positively enhance students’ skills in listening, speaking, reading and writing while incorporating the three modes of communication—interpretive, interpersonal and presentational.  A variety of practical classroom activities along with step

唱歌教中文 中文老师暑期培训班

Wednesday, July 8, 2020 - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

任课老师张泓教授是美国著名歌唱家。她曾是上海乐团独唱演员,持有威斯康辛大学声乐学士学位和纽约州立大学声乐硕士学位,现任纽约州立宾汉顿大学终身教授。张泓荣获纽约州立大学总校和宾汉顿大学的优秀教学奖。张泓长期活跃在国际国内的音乐舞台上,演出数百场,并曾在联合国总 部 举 行 独 唱 音 乐 会。