This week we are grateful to have Yuemei Li as our interviewee. Yuemei, who teaches at our Confucius Classroom School Devonport High School for Girls in Plymouth, Devon, will […]
Yesterday morning (April 11 2018) Sky News ran a feature on the Mandarin Excellence Programme, in light of newly published YouGov research.
As the Mandarin Excellence Programme enters its second year, TES caught up with two teachers who have been delivering the programme in a feature article that has been published online.
Hundreds of school pupils in England are on track towards fluency in Mandarin Chinese as part of a national language learning initiative which starts its second year this term. Progress […]
For several years the British Film Institute have held film and language days for KS3 French, German and Spanish. This year they are pioneering a Mandarin day, which will be […]
We have an exciting range of CPD workshops and keynote speeches in this year’s conference programme. Click here to download the latest conference programme (PDF). Click here to visit the […]
Kingsford Community School were proud first prize winners of the group performance at the National Mandarin Speaking Competition 2013. Shannon Wright (15), Ngoc Anh Tran (14), Yasmin Gulay (15), Benedict Green (14) and Jabeth Musumba […]
The IOE Confucius Institute successfully delivered three Chinese resource training events in December 2012. One took place at Upton Hall School Confucius Classroom in Merseyside and two at the Institute […]
Are you interested in presenting a workshop at our conference? Do you have good ideas and successes to share? We are looking for engaging and enthusiastic speakers to give a […]
The China Camps have taken place each year since 2007 through the generous support of Hanban (the Office of Chinese Language Council International). In October 2012, 395 UK secondary school […]
By Junerose Palmer Advance skills teacher – Internationalism and Cultural Diversity Harris Academy Chafford Hundred Last summer, I joined the Experience China Course and spent three weeks at the East […]
Comments and feedback from the 2012 Experience China participants It was a unique and invaluable experience for me and has really inspired me to take Mandarin further as part of […]
The IOE Confucius Institute for Schools is holding two teacher training events for speakers of Chinese who are interested in learning how to teach Chinese to school-age students or improve […]
From October 2011 to February 2012, the IOE Confucius Institute for Schools successfully ran three teacher training courses. Each course lasted one week consisting of 10 sessions focusing on different […]
Click here for 中文. In 2009 a new GCSE Chinese textbook was published in conjunction with Pearson Education and specifically tailored to the new Edexcel GCSE specification and exam. One […]