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2015 CIE Mandarin Classes for the Community

mlOn the 29th of January, the CIE winter session for Mandarin classes commenced. There are six courses presently offered , two classes for Level 1(Beginner Mandarin) and one class each for Level 2, 3 and 4 Mandarin. Another Mandarin class… [more]

Mandarin Class for Parents at Meadowlark School

m The Confucius Institute is pleased to have started the first Mandarin class for parents at Meadowlark School. With the strong support from the principal and at the request of parents , the CIE has commenced offering  the first session of… [more]

Arrival of New CIE Visiting Teachers

Newsletter 4During the last month, the CIE has received 9 new visiting teachers from China for the purpose of providing enhanced support to our Chinese programs at a number of schools that have been designated as Confucius Classrooms. These visiting teachers… [more]

Visit from Concordia University College of Alberta

Newsletter 3The CIE hosted a visit from Concordia University College of Alberta. The 5 person delegation was led by Dr. Manfred Zeuch, Vice President International. The delegates toured the CIE facilities and also met CIE teachers and staff. During the visit,… [more]

Shandong School Visit in China

newsletter 2From December 10 to 11, Assistant Superintendent Mary Michailides and Wei Li paid visits to two schools in Qingdao, Qingdao Number 2 High School and Qingdao Experiemental Junior High School. During the visits, the Edmonton delegates had the opportunity to… [more]