Category Archives: Events

Mandarin for Primary Schools – Teacher Development Event

By  Gigi Chan

mandarin-for-primary-posterWe are delighted to invite teachers to the Mandarin for Primary Schools event, which will take place on Saturday 1st Oct 2016 at SOAS , University of London.

This one-day event will focus on teaching mandarin in primary schools, including the following four sessions:

  • Starting Young: The Challenges of Teaching K1 and K2,
    Lik Suen, Deputy Director, London Confucius Institute SOAS
  • How to Use Chinese Teaching Materials and Resources for KS1-2 Students
    Hui Ju, Senior Editor & Chief Trainer, Higher Education Press
  • Introduction to Programme of Study (Video Presentation)
    James Trapp, Primary Network Coordinator, IOE
  • Teaching Chinese in Primary Schools
    Sharing and discussion, chaired by Lik Suen

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Sep 16

Highlight of 2016 London Book Fair

By  Gigi Chan


Entering the 45th year, the London Book Fair is the 2nd large global marketplace for rights negotiation and the sale and distribution in the publishing industry. This book fair took place at Olympia in West London on 12-14 April 2016, attracting more attendees than last year’s turn-out 25,000.

Around a thousand of companies from over 100 countries have participated in the conference hall this year. Here are some of our experiences in #LBF16!

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Apr 16