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Understanding China: NCTA Seminar for Teachers

June 26 @ 8:30 am - June 30 @ 3:30 pm

Free

A 30-hour National Consortium for Teaching about Asia Seminar
In association with the Buffalo Teacher Center and the Five College Center for East Asian Studies

June 26-30, 2017
UB Confucius Institute
University at Buffalo North Campus

Convenient parking available in the UB Bookstore lot

This seminar provides teachers with content and resources to more effectively teach about Chinese history and culture. Western New York professors and other specialists present in-depth information and materials on Chinese history, geography, religion, literature, language, music and art.

The seminar is open to 20 teachers in Western NY who want to more effectively incorporate information about China into their curriculum. Elementary and secondary teachers of Social Studies, English, Music, Art, LOTE, librarians and administrators are particularly encouraged to apply.

Teachers receive
Quality instruction about China from leading experts in the field
$150 in textbooks and primary source materials
$150 stipend upon completion of seminar requirements
One-year subscription to Education about Asia

Participant responsibilities
Attend 30 hours of classes during the week-long seminar
Create a written implementation plan showing how information and resources from the seminar will be used in your classes
Implement your plan during the 2017-18 school year

China 2017 NCTA application

China 2017 NCTA flyer

Mail or email your brief application, with your principal’s signature, to:

Bruce Acker
Associate Director
Confucius Institute
University at Buffalo
520 Lee Entrance, Suite 113
Buffalo, NY 14228

backer@buffalo.edu

Details

Start:
June 26 @ 8:30 am
End:
June 30 @ 3:30 pm
Cost:
Free
Website:
http://confuciusinstitute.buffalo.edu/wp-content/uploads/sites/43/2017/03/China-2017-NCTA-flyer.pdf

Venue

Confucius Institute
113 UB Commons
Buffalo, NY 14228 United States
Phone:
716-645-9090
Website:
www.confuciusinstitute.buffalo.edu

Organizer

Confucius Institute, University at Buffalo
Phone:
716-645-9090
Email:
ubci@buffalo.edu
Website:
www.confuciusinstitute.buffalo.edu