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Chinese Language Teaching PD Day

On April 20, 2023, the CIE organized the Chinese language teaching PD day in celebration of UN’s International Chinese Language Day. The CIE teachers discussed how to localize Chinese language teaching, and shared their ideas and experiences. The PD day… [more]

CIE Award

On March 19, 2023, the 14th annual ECBEA awards ceremony was held at City Hall. 17 students from the EPSB Mandarin bilingual program received the CIE award. The CIE has sponsored the award for grade 6 and junior high students… [more]

Chinese New Year Celebrations

In January 2023, the CIE participated in some of the Lunar New Year celebrations in Edmonton, including Lunar New Year Extravaganza organized by the Edmonton Chinatown Multi-cultural Centre at WEM, the Lunar New Year celebration by the Chinese Graduates Association… [more]

Lunar New Year Extravaganza

On January 7 & 8, 2023, the CIE attended the Lunar New Year Extravaganza organized by the Edmonton Chinatown Multi-cultural Centre at WEM. The CIE teachers celebrated the Year of Rabbit with Edmontonians by demonstrating a traditional Chinese New Year… [more]

HSK Exam for High School Students

On December 6-8, 2022, 249 students from three high schools wrote level 1 to level 6 HSK exams. The three schools are Lillian Osborne School, M. E. LaZerte School, and Ross Sheppard School. In 2022, 1,013 EPSB students who are… [more]

CIE Receives Excellent Test Center of Chinese Test

On December 9, the CIE was awarded the Excellent Test Center of Chinese Test at the International Chinese Language Education Test Forum, to recognize its achievements in HSK participations, administration and management, and promotion in 2022. This was the fourth… [more]