China in the News

Start Date: January 21, 2019
End Date: March 18, 2019
Time Detail: The discussion group begins with online introductions, January 21-26, 2019. The three modules run January 27-February 9; February 10-23; February 24-March 9. A short Curriculum Implementation Plan and evaluation, due on March 18, complete the course for those participants wishing to receive a certificate of contact hours and a completion award.
Location: Online
Type of Course: Online Seminars and Workshops
Audience: Secondary social studies teachers nationwide are invited to apply. Preference will be given to contract teachers whose required curriculum includes China and who are not enrolling in another winter-spring 2019 NCTA online offering through TEA.
Course Description: This is a rare opportunity to explore contemporary China with Eric Fish, author of the highly acclaimed China’s Millennials: The Want Generation. During this 12-hour, seven-week online discussion group, participants will explore stories that have made headlines, both in China and the United States, regarding the effects of China’s economic miracle on its people, including the generational and attitudinal shifts, changes in education, the aging population, the gender imbalance, and the rural-urban divide.
Registration and Info:

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Offered to: All States