Case Studies

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Read case studies of successful programs and classes, in school, out of school, and around the community!

Case Studies

A recent study found that 93% of American teens are online. Out-of-school time provide young people with opportunities to connect to new ideas, peers, and experiences.
How can a school ensure a student can continue learning languages at the appropriate level? Mapping and articulation is the answer. This article looks at two models.
This lesson focuses on using museums, or more precisely, artwork or artifacts, as resources to study history and geography.
What should a teacher look for in Chinese language instructional materials? What to avoid? Some advice from experts at Concordia.
Learn more about what makes this Chicago high school program an exemplary model.
A comparative essay on American and Korean education systems written by team of American educators.
Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung predicts top Vietnamese university by 2020.

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Chinese language teacher Guo Ruijian helps her students discuss buying fruit in Mandarin.
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Meet Shwu-fen Lin, a Chinese language teacher at a New Jersey high school, as she helps her students practice key structures through active learning in Mandarin.
Education
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Meet Yan Wang, a Chinese language teacher at a Kentucky elementary school, as she helps her students practice reading characters in Mandarin.
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Meet Jen Lin, a Chinese language teacher at a Connecticut high school, as she teaches her students how to order food in Mandarin.
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Meet Zhangyi Shi, a Chinese language teacher at a Richmond, Virginia high school, as she teaches her students how to order food in Mandarin.
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New York
Dr. Linda Darling-Hammond spoke with Asia Society as part of the Global Cities Education Network initiative.
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New York
Dr. Linda Darling-Hammond spoke with Asia Society as part of the Global Cities Education Network initiative.
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New York
Mei Dong of the Collegiate School in Virginia is featured in the latest Asia Society instructional video for Chinese language teachers in the United States.
Education
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New York
Marc Chun of the Hewlett Foundation moderates a student panel at Asia Society's 2014 Partnership for Global Learning Conference.
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Texas
Jon Huntsman tells local students about the importance of service, involvement in the political process.
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Amidst failing schools throughout urban America, one school shines. See why.
Education
School reform worked in England. Scores were up throughout the country. But how can it be sustainable? David Hopkins lays out a four-part plan.