The CIE visiting Chinese teachers paid a visit to the Confucius Institute of Regina University and the Confucius Institute at Saskatchewan University between April 5th to April 8th. Twenty visiting teachers and two CIE directors, as well as the special Chinese advisor, participated in the visit. The purpose of this visit was to create an opportunity for the visiting Chinese teachers from … » Continue Reading
On March 2, the Confucius Institute in Edmonton held its 4th CIE Movie Day. The co-organizers for this event were Alberta Chinese Outdoor Adventure Club, Edmonton Tianjin Association, Canada-China Friendship Society of Edmonton and Edmonton Chinese Unity Association.
“Operation Red Sea” is a Chinese action war movie based on a real event in 2015 Yemeni Civil War. A commando force from the Chinese … » Continue Reading
The Confucius Institute in Edmonton and Alberta Education were working together to organize the 2019 Chinese Teacher Professional Development Day on February 15 and 16. The main purpose of this PD Day was to provide the opportunity for the Chinese teachers to learn and share their best practices on Chinese language teaching.
A round-table discussion session was held in the evening of February … » Continue Reading
On January 12 and 13, the Confucius Institute in Edmonton was invited by Edmonton Chinatown Multi-cultural Centre to participate in the annual largest Chinese New Year event — “Lunar New Year Extravaganza” at West Edmonton Mall. Thousands of people gathered together to celebrate the Year of Pig.
This two-day extravaganza included vibrantly cultural performances and a lot of sales and exhibition booths. At … » Continue Reading