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中文教育论坛:传承中文教育:学什么?怎么学?教什么? 怎么教

posted Jan 16, 2011, 9:42 AM by Rose City PDX   [ updated Jan 20, 2011, 1:31 PM ]


Heritage Chinese Education in the US: How to Learn and Teach Chinese to Heritage Stidemts: What to learn? How to learn? What to teach? How to teach?

中文教育论坛传承中文教育:学什么?怎么学?教什么? 怎么教?*

Time: Sunday, January 23, 2011 at 1:00-5:00 PM
Place: PSU School of Administration Building Auditorium 190 (631 SW Harrison Street, Portland, OR 97201)
Cost: Free (Parking free *)

1:00-1:10 PM: Introductory Speech: An Overview of Chinese Language Education in Oregon: Yesterday, Today, Tomorrow -- Dr. Meiru Liu, Director of CI at PSU

1:10-1:30 PM: Opening Speech: Learning Chinese Hanzi, Using Chinese Proverbs, Going to China /学汉字,讲成语,去中国 -- Dr. SHAO Wei, Chief Educational Consul of the Chinese Consulate General in San Francisco

1:30-2:30 PM: Keynote Speech: My Child: Who Calls the Shots: On Parents’ Role in Heritage Chinese Education in the US /我的孩子“谁”做主? -- Dr. Iris Xu, Professor and Director of CI at Troy University

2:30-3:00 PM: Keynote Speech: Sitting by a drafty window: How much does one really have to suffer to learn? -- Dr. Alfonso Orsini, Head of The International School

3:00-3:15 PM: Coffee Break

3:15-3:30 PM: Presentation: "Development of Chinese Language Programs in the Great Portland Area" – Dr. Lina Lu, President of Oregon Chinese Language Teachers Association, CIPSU Project Manager

3:30-3:50 PM: "The Difficulties and Challenges in Teaching Chinese Heritage/AP Class" – Ms. Ying LIU, Chinese Language Instructor at Confucius Institute at PSU

3:50-4:05 PM: Immersion Chinese: What to Learn? How to Learn? What to Teach? How to Teach?” -- Ms. Yin Shen, Founding teacher of the American first Immersion Chinese Program at Woodstock Elementary School

4:05-4:20 PM: "How should kindergarten/pre-school kids learn Chinese Effectively” -- Ms. Yafei Liu, Chinese Teacher at Corbet High School

4:35-4:50 PM: “How to involve students as ACTIVE participants in the learning process and parents’ role in helping their children learn Chinese effectively” -- Parent and Student representatives

4:50-5:10 PM: Questions & Answers
5:00 PM: Chinese Education Forum Adjourns.

* 1) Participants who have successfully completed the full session of the Chinese Education Forum will receive Certificate of Completion of Chinese Educational Forum issued by the Confucius Institute at Portland State University
2) On-site Chinese Teaching Resources Exhibition by the Confucius Institute at Portland State University
3) Parking is free on Sunday at PSU Parking Structure 1 (entrance on SW 6th Avenue and Broadway between SW Harrison and Hall Street) on 3rd and above floors