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Chinese Teacher Development Day: Manchester 5 November, 2016

Posted on 06 Sep 2016 in Conferences and Events, Workshops

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University of Manchester, University Place – Room 1.218, Oxford Rd., Manchester M13 9PL

Day | Time:

Saturday 5 November, 2016 | 10.00am (registration, first session at 10.20) – 4.15pm

This FREE one-day workshop is suitable for teachers of Chinese who are working in secondary, university or adult learning environments. Over three 90 minute sessions, our professional teacher-trainers will cover a range of practical activities and strategies for teaching grammar, managing classrooms effectively, and dealing with post-beginner anxiety in the Chinese language classroom.

This event is suitable for teachers working in secondary, university, or adult education environments; it is jointly sponsored by Macmillan Education, FLTRP and the Confucius Institute at the University of Manchester.

Session 1: Approaches to Grammar, Huang Dian – University of Westminster

Session 2: Classroom Management, Helen Day – Freelance Trainer

Session 3: Overcoming Post-beginners’ Anxiety: Challenges and Strategies, Dr. Zhu Zhu – University of Edinburgh

There will be a final short session on Discover China – a four level course for Mandarin published by Macmillan Education and the Foreign Language Teaching and Research Press (FLTRP).


Download the schedule for further information about the venue, and full descriptions of each session.

Book your place:

Spaces are limited, please book your place in advance by visiting our Manchester Event Page.