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Chinese teaching club exploratory meeting

Venue: Confucius Institute for Scotland, University of Edinburgh
Contact: Judith McClure

Event Date: 26/03/2015 13:00 - 15:30

SCEN is supporting a new Chinese Teaching Club, to bring together Teachers and Lecturers in Chinese in Scotland’s Local Authorities, independent and community Schools, Colleges and Universities.

Core Aims

  • To enable Teachers of Chinese to share and develop practice, both teaching methods and specifically those concerning the teaching of Chinese
  • To promote collaboration at all levels
  • To respond to the ideas of members

Governance Committee

  • Dr Judith McClure, Convener of SCEN
  • Simon Macaulay, SCEN Field Worker
  • Dr Zhu Zhu, Senior Teaching Fellow in the Department of Asian Studies at the University of Edinburgh Convener
  • Lynnette Martin, Teacher of Chinese at Hazlehead Academy for the North East Confucius Hub Vice Convener

The Chinese Language Club will not include Visiting Teachers, Chinese Language Assistants and Volunteers as full members; at the Exploratory Meeting there will be a discussion of how we can include them in the Club’s activities.

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