• April 25-26               2nd International Conference on Teaching Chinese as a Second Language                                     
                                        Organized by: Confucius Institute at SF State

                                        Sponsored by: Confucius Institute Headquarters (Hanban)
                                                                Education Office of Chinese Consulate in San Francisco
                                                                San Francisco State University

                                        Supported by: College of Liberal & Creative Arts, San Francisco State University
                                                                Graduate College of Education, San Francisco State University
                                                                College of Extended Learning, San Francisco State University
                                                                College of Chinese Language and Culture, Beijing Normal University
                                                                School of Chinese as a Second Language, Peking University
                                                                Beijing Language & Culture University Press
                                                                Chinese Language Teachers Association of California
                                                                San Francisco Unified School District
                                                                Confucius Classroom at Cornerstone Academy, San Francisco
                                                                Confucius Classroom at Western Sierra Collegiate Academy, Rocklin
                                                                Confucius Classroom at University Preparatory School, Redding


  • June 15 ~ 21           2014 Summer Institute for Local Chinese Language Teachers                                                           
                                        Qualification and Capabilities of Chinese Language Teachers: Education & Training for a Qualified Teacher
                                        Theme 1:         Teaching-oriented lectures on common knowledge of Chinese language
                                        Theme 2:         Teaching Pedagogies and Classroom Activities
                                        Theme 3:         Teaching Plan and Capability Improvement
                                        Theme 4:         Demonstration and Evaluation


  • Aug. 27 ~ Nov. 15    San Jose-Silicon Valley 1st Chinese Star Contests for K-12 Students
                                         Organized by:    Confucius Institute at SF State
                                                                    Santa Clara County Office of Education
                                         Sponsored by:   Confucius Institute Headquarters (Hanban)
                                                                    Education Office of Chinese Consulate-General in San Francisco
                                         (1) Aug. 27 11:00am-2:00pm         News Release and Reception
                                         (2) Oct. 25 10:00am-3:00pm         Contests in Calligraphy (Pen/Brush), Painting/Drawing
                                                                                                Chinese Poetry Recital, Oral Presentation
                                         (3) Nov. 15 10:30am-12:30pm       Award Ceremony and Refreshment


  • Aug. 18 ~ Dec. 19     Fall 2014 Mandarin Classes at Teaching Site: All Stars Mandarin Center
                                       (1) Pre-school classes at A.P. Giannini MS: 6-8 graders
                                       (2) After school classes at Robert Stevenson ES: K-5 graders  
                                       (3) After school classes at West Portal ES: K-5 graders  
                                       (4) After school classes at Lawton Alternative School: K-5 / 6-8 graders


  • Aug. 25 ~ Jan. 6, 2015    Fall 2014 Chinese Courses for Chinese Program SF State
    T/TH                           (1) CHIN580.01 - Reading WWW Chinese
                                       (2) CHIN580.01 - Chinese Idioms as Cultural Expressions


  • Sept 1 ~ Nov. 21        Fall 2014 Confucius Institute Mandarin Classes for SF State faculty and staff
    T/W/TH                       (1) Basic Chinese I
    6:00pm-8:00pm          (2) Basic Chinese II
                                       (3) Intermediate Chinese I


  • September 7            Celebration of Moon Cake Festival and Post-Summer Camp Experience Sharing
    9:00am-11:00am          Venue:         SF State HUM 133
                                         Participants: 100 high school students and their parent/family members/teachers
                                                              4 chaperones and CI faculty and staff


  • September 7            Exhibition of Award-winning Paintings of Chinese Language Bridge Cup
    12:00pm-3:00pm         Contests for K-12 Students
                                        Venue:             Asian Art Museum
                                        Participants:     VIPs (SFSU, Asian Art Museum, SFUSD, Confucius Classrooms)


  • September 27          Confucius Institute Day Celebrations
    1:00pm-4:00pm           Venue:                                 SF State HUM 133
                                        Opening & Painting Show     1:00pm-1:30pm
                                        Chinese Lesson Demo:         1:30pm-3:00pm
                                        Kung Fu Lesson:                 1:30pm-2:00pm
                                        Calligraphy Lesson:             2:00pm-2:30pm
                                        Painting Lesson:                 2:30pm-3:00pm
                                        Painting Show & Auction:     3:00pm-4:00pm


  • Oct. 1 ~ Oct. 4        10th Anniversary Celebration of Confucius Institute
                                        ˇ°Chinese Dream, Kung Fu Showˇ±: 2014 Confucius Institute Martial Arts Tour
                                        Organized by: Confucius Institute at SF State
                                        Performed by: Capital University of Physical Education and Sports 
                                        Sponsored by: Hanban/Confucius Institute Headquarters
                                        Oct. 1 6:30pm-8:30pm 10th Anniversary Celebration of CI Worldwide
                                                                        SF State McKenna Theater
                                                                        1600 Holloway Ave., San Francisco, CA 94132

                                        Oct. 2 11:00am-12:00pm Celebrating CI/CC Day
                                                                        Confucius Classroom at Cornerstone Academy
                                                                        801 Silver Ave., San Francisco, CA 94134

                                        Oct. 3 7:00pm-8:20pm Celebrating Inauguration for Confucius Classroom
                                                                        Confucius Classroom at Natomas Charter School
                                                                        4600 Blackrock Drive, Sacramento, CA 95835

                                        Oct. 4 11:00am-12:30pm Celebrating CI/CC Day
                                                                        Confucius Institute at Western Sierra Collegiate Academy
                                                                        660 Menlo Drive, Rocklin, CA 95765


  • Oct. 11                 HSK/HSKK
                                    Venue: Confucius Institute at SF State


  • Nov. 15               YCT
                                    Venue: Confucius Institute at SF State


  • Nov. 18               International Education Week: Chinese Culture Day Celebrations
                                    Venue: SF State


  • Dec. 6                 HSK/HSKK
                                    Venue: Confucius Institute at SF State

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