Developing Chinese Language Teachers

What We Can Learn from the International Baccalaureate (IB) Program

Cassandra Dragon, Head of Intensive English Program and IB Counselor
Yun (Lillian) Zhang, Chinese Teacher from EF International Academy

The forum was held Friday, November 20, 2009, from 4:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. in Pless Hall Lounge at New York University.

Following are videos of the forum presentations. If you cannot see the videos at this page, please click the link below each video and it will take you there!

Powerpoint of presentation "What we can learn from the IB classroom", presented by Cassandra Dragon and Zhang Yun

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According to their website, the International Baccalaureate Organization offers "high-quality programmes of international education to a worldwide community of schools." More than 758,000 IB students study at 2,749 schools in 138 countries. You can find IB schools around the world at the International Baccalaureate website. You can also view the online curriculum centre.