News and Events

Cultural Support for Schools and Community

During the pandemic, the CIE continues to provide cultural support for the schools and the community. The CIE teachers made tutorial videos of paper-cutting, Chinese knots, five-animal play, dough art, Tai Chi and traditional Chinese dancing. The videos were shared with schools and… [more]

Farewell to Chinese Visiting Teachers

10 CIE visiting teachers finished their work in Edmonton and returned to China in summer. In the past few years, most of the teachers were assigned to schools supporting the Mandarin bilingual and beginner programs. The other visiting teachers worked at the… [more]

CIE Attended Teachers Convention

On February 27th and 28th, the teachers from the Confucius Institute in Edmonton attended the annual Teachers Convention at Edmonton Convention Centre. The CIE teachers participated in various workshops, learning new and innovative teaching practices and theories from educators across… [more]

HEADSTRONG Mental Health Youth Summit

On February 26th, the HEADSTRONG Mental Health Youth Summit was held at the Confucius Institute in Edmonton. 90 students and teachers from 3 Chinese bilingual schools – Rosslyn, Lillian Osborne and McNally attended the Summit. The CIE sponsored the event… [more]