Department of Teaching and Learning

Developing Chinese Language Teachers

Project DCLT Welcomes You to Spring 2015! 

Spring 2015 Friday Night Forums

April 24, 2015: Joy of Chinese Characters: Writing and Teaching

Special presenter, Zhonghua Pang, famous calligrapher, educator and poet.  Mr. Pang will make a presentation named Joy of Chinese Characters: Writing and Teaching during the DCLT forum. Click here for more detail and how to register!

庞中华,著名书法家、教育家和诗人,是当代中国硬笔书法事业的主要开拓人。他开创的现代硬笔书法,深受人民大众喜爱,被誉为“中国硬笔书法第一人”。他多 次在中国中央电视台、中国教育电视台举办《庞中华硬笔书法讲座》,听众以数千万计,掀起中国硬笔书法的热潮。他独树一帜的“快乐立体教学法”,在国内及日 本、美国、德国、俄罗斯、东南亚、土耳其等地的学校、机关、社团以及联合国总部等演讲数千场,影响深远。

In addition, we will hold  the Spring Swap Shop: Assessment to discuss various assessments methods that address the 4 skills or 3 modes of communication (interpretive, interpersonal, and presentational). Daisy Guo from Henry Street School will be presenting on Performance based Formative Assessment. A few student teachers will also be sharing their favorite assessments. 

May 15, 2015: Rock That Movie Night


Feb 6, 2015: TPRS in the Chinese Classroom

View resources and pictures from the forum by clicking here!

March 6 2015: Mao's Golden Mangoes and the Cultural Revolution: A Night on History for Chinese Teachers. This special forum was held at China Institute Gallery, 125 East 65th Street, NY 10065

Friday Night Forums take place at NYU Kimball Hall Lounge from 5-8 p.m. Dinner and professional development units provided. Registration coming soon!

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