Developing Chinese Language Teachers

NYU Project DCLT Welcomes You to Fall 2016!

Special Announcement

Get ready for Rock that Movie 2017! Visit the page to learn more about the theme, deadlines, and how to participate in this exciting student video competition.  

Visit our brand new Startalk Website to download culturally important stories for learning Chinese, along with ideas for teaching them. These beautifully illustrated stories are available in both pdf and narrated iBook formats, were created by teachers in the NYU StarTalk Immersion Training Program for Teachers of Chinese (K-6). These stories are suitable for students of all levels. 

Past Forums
December 9: Celebrating Holidays Swap Shop. For more information on special presentations by our alumni teachers.
November 4 DCLT@China Institute: Art in a Time of Chaos: Chinese Art in Teaching Culture. This exhibition explores how Chinese arts and literature thrived, Buddhism spread, and China’s interactions with the wider world flourished during a time of disunity and chaos in the Six Dynasties period. 

October 7: New Teachers Forum (teachers in years 1-3 only, by invitation)
This forum focused on exploring the Chinese language teaching using the project-based approach. Click the link above to view the presentations and photos.

Where Are Our Graduates?

Graduates of NYU teach in schools across New York and the country. NYU's Master's in Teaching Foreign Language (Chinese) program prepares them for certification and teaching.

Resources for Teachers: By Date

In Fall 2015, topics included "What Every Chinese Teacher Needs to Know", "The Art of Classroom Teaching"... Click here to see all events we have held over the years.

Resources for Teachers: By Topic

Over the years, DCLT forum topics have included projects, games, art and music... Explore our resources by topic for more information.