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Chinese Teacher Development Day: Edinburgh 24 May, 2014

Posted on 16 Apr 2014 in Conferences and Events, Workshops

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The Venue:

The Confucius Institute for Scotland, Abden House

1 Marchhall Crescent, Edinburgh EH16 5HP


Date: Saturday 24 May 2014

Time: 9.00am – 5.00pm

Integrating skills in Chinese language teaching

This one-day workshop will explore techniques for integrating skills work, managing mixed abilities, and the sequencing of a good lesson plan.  There will be a specific focus on teaching pronunciation, speaking, listening and character writing.

It will be led by teacher trainer, Dede Wilson who has many years’ experience working with teachers in China and around the world.  Dede will be joined by Wu Yan Mei of Manchester Metropolitan University and Zhu Zhu of the University of Edinburgh.

You can download the full day’s schedule here.

This is a FREE event sponsored by Macmillan Education and the Confucius Institute for Scotland.  Coffee, tea and lunch will be provided for all participants.

Spaces are limited so please book in advance by emailing us at   Once we receive your booking, we will send you a confirmation email and further information about the day.