The National Chinese Language Conference (NCLC) is dedicated to enhancing the nation’s capacity for the teaching and learning of Chinese language and culture by sharing cutting-edge practices and examples with educators and policymakers.

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The conference will focus on:

  • building and sustaining quality Chinese programs at all levels of K–12 and higher education;
  • cutting-edge approaches to teaching that incorporate culture, technology and collaborations; and
  • best practices in the classroom leading to high levels of language proficiency and cultural competency.

Attendees will have an opportunity to:

  • Attend inspiring and informative plenary sessions with visionary leaders and provocative speakers from education, business, government, and more.
  • Choose from a wide variety of 70+ sessions led by experienced practitioners in the following program strands: curriculum and instruction, partnerships and community engagement, assessment, program models and K-16 articulation, teacher development and sustainability, and China across the curriculum.
  • Enjoy performances highlighting Chinese culture.
  • Sign up for optional preconference events including in-depth workshops, and school visits to local K-12 Chinese programs.
  • Explore the rich heritage and vibrant downtown of Atlanta.

Don't miss highlights of the 2015 National Chinese Language Conference.

To browse the conference program, session descriptions, session times, location, and more, download the conference mobile app. For desktop and laptop users, you may browse the same information here.

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