Developing Chinese Language Teachers

Special Announcements
  • Announcing the Rock that Movie 2019 Chinese video competition! This year’s theme is “When the past meets the future.” Registration opens on January 5, 2019.
  • The Rock that Movie 2018 Chinese video competition, "Do the Right Thing: Making the World a Better Place" inspired many wonderful videos, and the April 27th prize ceremony was enjoyed by all. 
  • Download culturally important stories for learning Chinese, iBooks, pdf and activities for teaching. 
Fall 2018: Forums & Workshops
NYU Steinhardt M.A. in Teaching Chinese

Project DCLT is affiliated with NYU's program in Multilingual Multicultural Studies (MMS), which offers an MA in Foreign Language Education (Chinese). MMS offers two strands of the MA program: one strand leads to an MA with New York State certification in Teaching Chinese grades 7-12 (with an option to also obtain TESOL all grades certification);  the second strand leads to an MA in Teaching Chinese.  Students in NYU’s MA in Foreign Language Education take courses in Chinese Linguistics and Chinese for Chinese Teachers, as well as courses in Foreign Language Teaching Methodology. The website offers more information. You may also email program faculty member and Project DCLT Director Robin Harvey at

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.