2023 Online Training for Chinese Language Teachers in Latin America and the Caribbean
Dear directors of Chinese teaching institutions and Chinese language teachers in Latin America and the Caribbean:
In order to develop the capacity of Chinese language teachers in the region in the theory and pedagogy of Chinese language ontology, the use and exploration of teaching materials, and improve their knowledge and dissemination of Chinese culture, the Regional Office for Latin America and the Caribbean of the CLEC Foundation has commissioned the Beijing Language and Culture University (BLCU) to conduct online training for all Chinese language teachers in the region. We hope that the directors of the Confucius Institutes, the heads of the Confucius Classrooms and all Chinese language teaching institutions will actively organise their teachers to participate in the training. The information is detailed below:
1、 Dates：Every Saturday and Sunday From September 2nd to October 8th, 2023 (except for September 30th and October 1st).
2、Time: 21:00 – 22:30 GMT +8 (Beijing)
3、 Platform：ZOOM ID: 236 993 5057 Password: 189460
3、Participants: all Chinese language teachers in Latin America and the Caribbean
(1) Synchronous language teaching classes
|Date||Class||Teaching Experts (all from BLCU)|
|September 2nd||Dialogue with Masters: Teaching of Elementary Chinese Comprehensive Course||Liu Changzheng|
|September 3rd||Dialogue with Masters: Teaching of Intermediate Chinese Comprehensive Course||Zhang Hui|
|September 9th||Dialogue with Masters: Teaching of Advanced Chinese Comprehensive Course||Yang Yuling|
|September 10th||Dialogue with Masters: Teaching Methods and Strategies of Chinese Listening and Speaking for Learners in Latin America||Su Yingxia|
|September 16th||Dialogue with Masters: Teaching Methods and Strategies of Chinese Reading and Writing for Learners in Latin America||Liu Chang|
|September 17th||Dialogue with Masters: Teaching Methods and Strategies of Chinese Culture for Learners in Latin America||Liu Qiangong|
|September 23rd||Dialogue with Masters: Teaching Management Strategies and Skills in Chinese Classroom||Zhao Jing|
|September 24th||Dialogue with Masters: Design of Teaching Activities with Modern Educational Technology||Jiang Liping|
|October 7th||Dialogue with Masters: Design of Cultural Activities with New Media /New Technology||Sun Xintang|
|October 8th||A Success Lesson (Small-Class Simulation Demonstration) and Training Report and Graduation Ceremony||5 Outstanding professors from BLCU|
(2) Chinese Traditional Culture (Recorded Lectures)
|Chinese Traditional Culture (Recorded Lectures)||Experiencing Chinese Culture – Painting and Calligraphy||Liang Bingfu Li Yiliang|
|Experiencing Chinese Culture – Paper-cutting and Chinese Knot||Shao Yang|
|Experiencing Chinese Culture – Music/Tea||Xu Yujun|
- All participating teachers should download the ZOOM APP in advance.
- All the schedule is based on Beijing time (GMT+8). We request that each teacher review the schedule according to their time zone.
- Please enter the meeting room 10 minutes before the class begins.
- After the training, teachers who have completed 8 courses or more may request the training certificate (digital version) issued by the CLEC Foundation’s Regional Office for Latin America and the Caribbean.
- The training is free of charge for the participants.
Regional Office for Latin America and the Caribbean
August 22nd , 2023