US HIGH SCHOOL STUDENT CHINESE SPEECH CONTEST
Date: April 11th, 2015
Place: University of Massachusetts Boston, Campus Center, Boston, MA USA
Sponsor: The Office of Chinese Language Council International (Hanban)
Co-sponsors: The University of Massachusetts Confucius Institute at Boston
The Chinese Language Association of Secondary-Elementary Schools (CLASS)
Deadline of application: postmarked by March 1, 2015
Chinese Speech Contest Application_Chinese
Chinese Speech Contest Application_English
Chinese Speech Contest Regulation
2015 ACC K12 Teacher's Institute for advanced non-native speaker’s application is now available. 6-week program will run from 6/19/2015-8/1/2015 in Beijing, China.
Please visit our website at: ACC K12 Info
To apply, please visit the following link:
Due date is March 1, however we are on rolling admissions and will review upon your submission.
Please contact Shannon Jones, ACC/STARTALK Program Coordinator, for any questions.
CLASS is pleased to announce the Call for Proposals: CLASS Sessions at the 2015 ACTFL Convention.
Please open this link Call for Proposals for details.
All CLASS members in good standing are encouraged to submit proposals for CLASS-sponsored sessions at the 2015 ACTFL Convention, November 20-22, 2015 in San Diego. Please select "Chinese" as languages and K12 level when you submit your proposal (for CLASS to review).
All proposals must be submitted online at http://www.actfl.org by January 14, Wednesday, 11:59 pm EST.
Please Join Us For The December 20th Chinese Language Teachers and World Language Department Chair Seminar
The 26th New England Chinese Language Teacher Network and World Language Department Chair Seminar has become a combined event to increase the level of meaningful dialogue and we would like to have more Language chairs present on December 20th!
Please forward this information to your language chair, principal or evaluator. Our list of Department Chairs is out-of-date, so we need your help by inviting your evaluator as your guest to the seminar. Please ask them to register at their own link (for lunch count and for receiving seminar materials).
Chinese Language Teachers’ Registration link:
New England World Language Department Chairs’ Registration link:
December 20, 2014
UMass Boston College of Advancing and Professional Studies Facilities
150 Mount Vernon Street (Corcoran-Jennison Building)
Boston, MA 02125
(next to Doubletree Hotel Bayside, Boston)
Registration closes Wednesday, Dec 17, 2014 at 4pm
CLASS 2015 Board Election Results
Congratulations to our newly elected board members: Ying Jin and Chinhuei Yeh.
We would like to thank our members for active participation in casting the votes in the recent CLASS Board election.
We would also like to thank two of our members who helped counting the ballots at the 2014 ACTFL/CLASS Convention in San Antonio, Texas.