Meiru Liu presents conference talks on teaching Chinese
Author: Currently
Posted: January 9, 2012

Meiru Liu, International Management and Confucius Institute faculty, made two presentations at the annual conference of the American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages in Denver, Colo., Nov. 18-20. The presentations were "Developing Socio-Pragmatic Competence and Socio-Cultural Appropriateness in Teaching Business Chinese as a Foreign Language" and "Developing Appropriate and Practical Chinese Teaching Materials – Introducing Several CIPSU Developed Textbooks for Teaching Chinese as a Foreign Language." She also made a presentation on "Outreaching to the Local Community: the Role of CI-PSU in Promoting Chinese Language Education through Legislature and the Confucius Classrooms" at a Chinese Language Education Forum in San Francisco, Nov. 12-13.