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Workshop for Teachers of Chinese

August 14, 2018 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm EDT

The Confucius Institute at Michigan State University is proud to hold the “Workshop for Teachers of Chinese” with Asian Studies Center on August 14, 2018 at Henry Center. This workshop is open to all teachers of Chinese at K-16 levels and heritage programs.

Register today.


  • Dr. Shuhan Wang, president of CELIN
  • Luyi Lien, Academic Director, Yinghua Academy, MN
  • Dr. Catherine Ryu, Associate Professor, MSU
  • Dr. Jiahang Li, Assistant Professor, MSU


Pat I: Increasing my pedagogical understanding and skills

9:00 – 9:45a: Understanding biliteracy development through immersion (Dr. Shuhan Wang, President of CELIN: Biliteracy framework)

9:45 – 1:30a: Curriculum, instruction, assessment (CIA) for an immersion classroom (Luyi Lien, Academic Director, Yinghua Academy, MN)

10:30 – 10:45a: Break

10:45 – 11:45a: Hands-on product by grade level

11:45a – 12:00p: Sharing and gallery walk

12:00 – 1:00p: Lunch

Part II: Using technological tools to serve my teaching

1:00 – 1:45p: Why and how to use tech tools to support my Chinese language teaching (Dr. Jiahang Li, Associate Director, CI-MSU)

1:45 – 2:14p: Tone Perfect & Picky Birds (Dr. Catherine Ryu, Associate Professor, College of Arts & Letters, MSU)

2:15 – 3:15p: Hands-on activity to develop a task (break on your own)

3:15 – 4:00p: Sharing and reflection

Registration is OPEN until Monday, Aug. 6, 2018


Henry Center
3535 Forest Road
Lansing, MI 48910 United States
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