CIE teachers and librarian provided strong support to the teaching of mathematics in the Chinese bilingual program. Mathematics is taught in Chinese in a number of the bilingual schools. A few months ago, the CIE helped purchase hundreds of Chinese… [more]
On April 24, the Confucius Institute hosted a visit from a group of 31 junior high school students and 3 teachers, including the principal, from Colonel Irvine School in Calgary. The purpose of their trip was to experience Chinese culture… [more]
In order to provide professional training to CIE visiting teachers and to improve their teaching, the CIE sent three visiting teachers, Molly Wu, Blair Ren and Uni Liu to the Chinese language teaching conference, hosted by the Confucius Institute of… [more]
The CIE Launches FACEBOOKTo help better transmit the purpose of the CIE and information about the services it provides, a new Facebook page will be launched this coming week.
The page will be a valuable portal for learning about China… [more]
New Confucius Classrooms Announced
The Confucius Institute in Edmonton is very pleased to announce the designation of three new Confucius Classrooms.
Edith Rogers Junior High
Centre High Campus
École La Vérendrye
Edith Rogers and Centre High are schools in Edmonton… [more]
The Confucius Institute in Edmonton will hold a series of weekend story-telling events for elementary age students. Classical Chinese stories will be presented by the experienced teachers. Participants also have the chance to browse the rich Chinese library collection. The… [more]