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6th Annual TCLP Virtual Alumni Training Conference

Project Type: 
Professional Development Project
Year: 
2018

TCLP Alumni from around the world met for a two-day virtual conference on Global Competence and Project Based Learning (PBL). Day 1 featured a training by The Longview Foundation’s Executive Director Jennifer Manise and Day 2 featured engaging presentations by Alumni on how they use PBL in their classes. The sessions were facilitated by TCLP staff and featured alumni guests from China and Egypt.
 
Wednesday, December 12, 2018: Global Competence and Project Based Learning I
Teacher trainer Jennifer Manise discussed how to bring global themes into every classroom and every subject, as well as strategies for implementing project based learning.

 
Thursday, December 13, 2018: Global Competence and Project Based Learning II
TCLP alumni Jia Lili (2015-2016), Howida Hassan (2017-2018), Chen Jinyun (2013-2014) and Adel Ghattas (2017-2018) shared how they have used project based learning in their classrooms in China and Egypt to empower students and enhance their learning.

 
Each day, the sessions lasted for an hour starting at 3:00pm in Egypt, 9:00pm in China, and 8:00am (EST) in the U.S.
 
To view in China:
Day one: https://v.youku.com/v_show/id_XMzk2MzQ1Mjk2MA==.html?spm=a2hzp.8244740.0.0
Day two: https://v.youku.com/v_show/id_XMzk2MzQ2MjcwMA==.html?spm=a2hzp.8244740.0.0
To download conference resources, please visit: https://www.adrive.com/public/AcRMMY/2018%20Alumni%20Conference%20-%20Gl...
Please view the attached flyer for further details about the conference and biographies for the presenters and click the following link for PPTs and Resources from Presenters: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/dd0l6m89i26dsdx/AABBHdjbQ041Ey8_5y3ujqhra?dl=0
 
The Teachers of Critical Languages Program is sponsored by the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA) of the U.S. Department of State and implemented by American Councils for International Education.