Department of Teaching and Learning

Developing Chinese Language Teachers

Project DCLT Welcomes You to Fall 2014! 

Join us in Fall 2014!

Fall 2014 Friday Night Forums

September 26:  Culture/Study Abroad Forum. A panel of teachers will share their experiences in organizing and leading study abroad trips for Chinese classes.  Come learn from your peers and share your own ideas!  

October 10: New Teachers Forum. For teachers in year 1 to 3, by invitation only. Email if you are interested in this event.

November 7:  Career Advancement Forum. A panel of teachers in different stages of their career will share ideas and strategies for advancement of your career.

December 12:  Projects, Songs, & Holiday Party Forum. Join us for our annual holiday party and games, projects and songs swap shop.  Bring your favorite games, projects & songs:  give one and get many ideas for use in your classroom! 

Friday Night Forums take place at NYU from 5-8 p.m. Dinner and professional development units provided.

Fall 2014 Dual Language Immersion StarTalk Saturdays

Sep 13: What is Dual Language Education ** Oct  11: Common Core in DLI Education ** Nov 8: Integrating Language and Content ** Dec 13: Literacy Development in DLI  

StarTalk Saturdays take place at NYU from 9 a.m. - 1 p.m. For more details visit the NYU Chinese StarTalk homepage. All workshops are free. A few spaces may still be avaliable. Email if you are interested in attending these workshops.

A series of pattern stories based on culturally important stories from the Chinese-speaking world were developed by participants in the StarTalk project. The stories were professionally illustrated (by renowned illustrator Denis Bellocq), narrated, and published in iBook format using Book Creator software. Stories are avaiiable here.

Hold the Dates for Spring 2015 DCLT Forums

Feb 6, 2015: TPRS in the Chinese Classroom;  March 6 2015: The Diverse Classroom: Management for Success; April 24, 2015: Spring Swap Shop: Assessment;  May 15, 2015: Rock That Movie Night

The Project for Developing Chinese Language Teachers (DCLT)

Project DCLT, of New York University's Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development, funded by the Freeman Foundation, was established in 2007 to provide services and support to Chinese language teachers, schools and school districts, and students in NYU's degree programs for Chinese teachers... Learn More>

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

DCLT Fall 2014 Forums DCLT Spring 2014 Forums

DCLT Fall 2013 Forums

DCLT Spring 2013 Forums

DCLT Fall 2012 Forums and Highlights of 2012 and 2013

DCLT Fall 2011 Forums & Sping 2012 Forums
DCLT Fall 2010 & Spring 2011 Forums DCLT 2009-2010 Forums
DCLT Fall 2008 & Spring 2009 Forums

DCLT 2007-2008 Forums

Resources for Teachers: By Topic

 Projects  Games
 Art & Music  Curriculum
 Assessment  Classroom Management
 Community  New Teachers
 NYC LOTE  Chinese Cultural Resources in New York

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