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CIE Receives a Award at 2014 Overseas Chinese Testing Conference

test award The 2014 Overseas Chinese Testing Conference was held from August 28 to 29 in Dalian, China. This conference was organized and sponsored by Hanban and the Chinese Testing International Corporation. At this conference, the Confucius Institute in Edmonton was awarded… [more]

Bridging The Pacific: Alberta Success Stories in China

story Dr. Wei Li, Director of the Confucius Institute, was invited by Honorable Teresa Woo-Paw, Associate Minister of Alberta International and Intergovernmental Relations, to attend an special event named Bridging the Pacific – Alberta Success Stories in China. This event was … [more]

EPSB Trustees Visit the CIE

Trustee Visited CIE On April 16, the CIE was honoured to host a visit from 7 trustees of the Edmonton Public School Board.  Board Chair Sarah Hoffman, Vice Chair Michael Janz, Trustee Ray Martin, Trustee Michelle Draper, Trustee Sherry Adams, Trustee Nathan Ip… [more]

2014 Spring YCT & HSK Tests

HSK and YCT Test On April 29 & 30, the CIE organized the 2014 Spring YCT & HSK tests for the students from Edmonton Public Schools, as well as schools in Calgary and Red Deer. About 1100 students registered in one of the different… [more]