Project DCLT Welcomes You to Fall 2014!
- Join us for another exciting year of Friday Night Forums for Chinese Language Teachers and Dual Language Worskhops
- Enter your school in the 2014-15 Rock That Movie video competition. More than 150 middle and high school students from 7 schools entered more than 20 videos in the 2013-14 event.
- Get new ideas for teaching from events held at The New York Chinese Characters Festival, which attracted hundreds of participants from many schools.
- Don't forget to check out the NYU StarTalk Immersion Training Program for Teachers of Chinese (1-6). Read the eight stories developed during the 2013 StarTalk program here. Stories from 2014 are in progress!
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! Register now through this link.
October 10: New Teachers Forum. For teachers in year 1 to 3, by invitation only. Email firstname.lastname@example.org 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. Registration will open in early September.
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 email@example.com 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.
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.
Videos and other resources from DCLT's Spring 2014 Friday Night Forums and professional development events are now available online:
April 18: Rock That Movie Night
March 28: Bringing Chinese Culture to Life
January 25: Developing L2 Chinese Pedagogical Competence: Instructional Material Editing and Teaching Plan Design, Professor Jianguo Ji, CUNY (co-sponsored with CLTA-GNY)
Dr. Frank Tang, Director of Project DCLT, was recently interviewed on Sinovision Net.
Resources for Teachers: By Date
|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
|Art & Music||Curriculum|
|NYC LOTE||Chinese Cultural Resources in New York|