2017 CIE Summer Camp
Dr. Wei Li, the director of the Confucius Institute in Edmonton, was invited to attend the 1st Georgia Chinese Dual Immersion Teacher Workshop on September 16. This workshop was organized by Confucius Institute at Kennesaw State University.
At the workshop, Dr. Li gave a presentation on Edmonton Chinese bilingual program, covering its development, achievements and challenges. All the attendees were impressed by the Chinese bilingual … » Continue Reading
On September 19, the Confucius Institute in Edmonton welcomed a visit from the delegation of University of Alberta. The delegation consisted of 28 administrators from different universities in China who are working in the department of international students and programs. These people are attending a three-month special leadership training program.
During the visit, the group toured the CIE facilities, including office, library, teachers’ office and hallway photo gallery. They also … » Continue Reading
On September 11, 2017, a delegation from Shandong Provincial Education Department paid a visit to the CIE. This delegation included three people and was led by Mr. Zhang Shijun, the Deputy Minister. Shandong Provincial Education Department is the Chinese partner of the Confucius Institute in Edmonton.
Mr. Stuart Wachowicz, the Chair of Board of Directors of CIE and Advisory Board and Dr. Wei … » Continue Reading
On September 3, the Confucius Institute in Edmonton was invited to participate in the 2nd Annual Multi-Cultural Children’s Talent & Fashion Show at Castle Downs Park.
The event was organized by North Edmonton Business Association and Canadian Multi-Cultural Education Foundation to celebrate the heritage and talents from multi-cultural communities and build opportunities through interactions. More than 10 5-12 years old children from different … » Continue Reading