Spring 2015 Pedagogy Workshop – Afternoon Exhibition

Spring 2015 中文教學創新與實踐成果展
Exhibition of Innovative Ideas and Practices in Chinese Language Instruction
Saturday Afternoon, April 25, 2015
Creveling Lounge
Pasadena City College

The afternoon session of the workshop is intended to focus on textbook writing and teaching materials preparation. The workshop will display all kinds of exhibits such as textbooks, theses, research articles, awards, real objects, pictures and photos, digital files and other media, in order to show the progress and achievements of Chinese language teachers of Southern California, especially those who are CLTA-SC members.

The Workshop Committee also invites teachers who plan to attend the workshop to introduce and mutually exchange educational products such as selected teaching materials, textbook compilation samples, classroom activity instructions, lesson plan formulations, key assignment developments, authentic material selections and designs for teaching activities, students’ course work and samples of class notes from the Chinese language perspective. Themes and topics may cover any aspect of teaching listening, speaking, reading and writing at any level.

  • Jane Kuo,  UC San Diego, “Startup Business: Chinese” from Introductory to Intermediate course
  • Xiaozhou Wu, Santa Monica College, “Bridge to China: An Integrative Approach to Intermediate Chinese”
  • Horng-Yi Lee, Whittier College, “Chinese 1-2-3”
  • Minqi Zhu, Long Beach Polytechnic High School,  “Learn to Speak Chinese through Contextualized Situations”

You are stiill welcome to share your materials with the audience in the Workshop. Please contact  Dr. Minqi Zhu at mzhu@lbschools.net for further details. 

Spring 2015 Pedagogy Workshop

2015年春季教學法研討會
Spring 2015 Pedagogy Workshop
Practical Instructional Materials and Dynamic Teaching
Circadian,  Pasadena City College
1570 E. Colorado Blvd, Pasadena, CA 91106
10:00am – 4:30pm on Saturday, April 25, 2015

PROGRAM
WORKSHOP PHOTO LINK

KEYNOTE SPEECH: 10:15am – 11:45 am
Dr. Yea-fen Chen (陳雅芬博士)
Director of Chinese Flagship Center at Indiana University, Bloomington
Former Executive Director of CLTA-US
主題演講:“中文教材設計與應用

中文教材設計與應用_20150425
Design and Applications of Chinese Teaching Materials

11:45-12:15 General Membership Meeting 

CLTA-SC 2015 General Membership Meeting

(A)      AFTERNOON SESSIONS (1:30pm-4:30pm):
1.   College-level presentations:  Circadian
      Theme:  How to achieve a seamless articulation?

2.   Secondary school presentations: R219
       Theme:  Best Pedagogical Practices and Applications in Chinese Classroom Teaching

3.  Mandarin Immersion Program presentations: Circadian
      Theme:  Practice and Application of Common Core in Mandarin Immersion  instruction
      Invited guests are from Barnard Asian Pacific Language Academy, Riverview Elementary School,  San Diego;   Eugene Field Elementary School, Pasadena

  • 善用科技, 豐富教學: 好用的科技在沉浸式中文教學的實際應用, Chung Kang Chou,  Barnard Asian Pacific Language Academy (巴納德亞太語言學院)
  • Assessment in Mandarin Immersion Program,  Ms. Julie Li, Barnard Asian Pacific Language Academy

(B)   EXHIBITION of Innovative Ideas and Practices in Chinese Language Instruction: Circadian Patio

  • Jane Kuo,  UC San Diego, “Startup Business: Chinese” Introductory and Intermediate textbooks
  • Xiaozhou Wu, Santa Monica College, “Bridge to China: An Integrative Approach to Intermediate Chinese”
  • Horng-Yi Lee, Whittier College, “Chinese 1-2-3”
  • Minqi Zhu, Long Beach Polytechnic High School“Learn to Speak Chinese through Contextualized Situations”

Sponsored by:
Chinese Language Teachers’ Association of Southern California (CLTA-SC)
Languages Department,  Pasadena City College

Co-sponsored by:
Cultural Division, Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in Los Angeles (TECO)
Esla Consulting Inc. (Chino Hills)
Cheng & Tsui Company, Inc.

We look forward to meeting you in the workshop!  If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact  cltasc.events@gmail.com

Sincerely,
CLTA-SC Spring 2015 Pedagogy Workshop Committee