2015 21-22 AUG CLTANSW Annual Conference
Macquarie Mandarin students Dr. Iain Clark, A/Prof. Karen Fisher and senior teacher Ms. Lu Jia gave the presentations during the CLTANSW Annual Conference, 2015.
This conference serves as one of the most important forums for Chinese language educators from primary, secondary and universities, across 3 sectors, where they share knowledge, ideas and vision towards teaching excellence. It provides them with opportunities to access latest linguistics and education research, and form professional network beyond school, university and system borders. BOSTES Accreditation Chinese Language Teachers Association of NSW through the Professional Teachers’ Council NSW- Board of Studies, Teaching and Educational Standards (BOSTES) (formerly the NSW Institute of Teachers) as the endorsed provider of Institute Registered professional development for the maintenance of accreditation at Proficient, Highly Accomplished, and Lead levels.
MR IAIN CLARK, DOCTOR (PHD) FROM MQU
TOPIC: “Why I continue to learn Chinese – the reflections of a mature
age student after fifteen years of Chinese lessons in Sydney”.
A/PROF KAREN FISHER, FROM UNSW
TOPIC: Experiences of Chinese Language Learning and research with
Chinese Partners on Chinese Social Issues.
MS LU JIA, MASTER RESEARCH FROM UNSW
TOPIC: Case Studies on “How to apply the cognitive load theory and
effectively design your instruction”.