Confucius Institute at San Francisco State University



Five Successful Programs in April Hosted by CISFSU

  1. Award Ceremony of 12th Chinese Bridge Cup Contest

    April 8, 2016. The award ceremony of the 12th Chinese Bridge Cup Contest was held at the Auditorium at Roosevelt Middle School in San Francisco. Based on contestants’ performances, judges recommended 227 winners including 33 first place, 47 second place, 62 third place, and 85 honorable mentions.

    Chinese Deputy Consul General to San Francisco Zha Liyou, Superintendent of SFUSD Mr. Richard Carranza, AVP of SF State Dr. Yenbo Wu, CI team and local teachers, students and parents all joined this grand celebration with over 600 participants. CISFSU is delighted about our partnership with schools and school districts in the Bay Area. It is our shared goal to provide international experiences, perspectives and competencies complements our mission to meet the surging demand for Chinese language instruction at all education levels.

  2. Spring 2016 TPRS Chinese Teaching Workshop

    April 9, 2016. The spring 2016 TPRS Chinese teaching workshop was hosted by CISFSU at Humanity Building at SF State campus. 30 Chinese teachers from Bay Area jointed Professor Haiyun Lu, took an intensive lecture on how to integrate and practice TRRS in classroom teaching.

  3. 15th Chinese Bridge-Chinese Proficiency Competition for World College Students – Preliminary Competition in Northern California

    April 10, 2016. The 15th Chinese Bridge Chinese Proficiency Competition for World College Students—Preliminary Competition in Northern California was held by CISFSU with 23 students from UC Berkeley,Defense Language Institute, Stanford, University of San Francisco and Diablo Valley College. After very tight competition in speech, knowledge about China and talent show, Njeri from UC Berkeley, Luke and Bakari from Stanford won the top 3 places and will represent Northern California to attend the competition to be held at Chinese Consulate in San Francisco in mid-May.

  4. 2016 Chinese Bridge Tour for American Educators from Northern California

    Sponsored by Hanban, organized by CI at SF State and hosted by Beijing Normal University, the 2016 Chinese Bridge Tour for American Educators will visit China from April 9th to 19th. The team includes 9 members from California Department of Education, San Francisco Unified School District, San Mateo County Office of Education, lead by visiting scholar Professor Zhongshan Li from CI at SF State. This tour includes visits to Beijing Normal University, Confucius Institute Headquarters, elementary schools and middle schools in Beijing and elementary school and middle school in Shanghai. It will definitely help promote Chinese programs in Northern California. Participants will learn how to start, strengthen and expand their program, make connections with other educators, and gather valuable resources.

  5. Visiting from School of International Education, South China University of Technology

    April 11th, 2016. Professor Ran An, dean of school of International Education, South China University visited CI at SF State. CI team also helped coordinated a meeting with dean and professors from Chinese program at SF State for future cooperation between two universities and student exchange programs.




旧金山州立大学孔子学院



旧金山州立大学孔子学院近期举办五项活动

  • 一、“汉语桥杯”颁奖典礼

    当地时间4月8日下午,旧金山州立大学孔子学院与旧金山联合学区共同举办的第十二届“汉语桥杯”比赛颁奖典礼在罗斯福中学礼堂进行。

    本届比赛获奖总数为227人次,分别评出33个冠军、47个亚军、62个季军和85个优胜奖。此次颁奖典礼还为参赛选手最多的8所全日制学校和中文学校颁发了奖牌。

    旧金山联合学区多语种教学部主任Fernando Nunez致辞
    旧金山联合学区多语种教学部主任Fernando Nunez致辞

    嘉宾向参赛选手最多的学校颁发证书
    嘉宾向参赛选手最多的学校颁发证书

    中国驻旧金山总领馆副总领事查立友与领事李韧竹、旧金山联合学区总学监Richard Carranza、旧金山州大协理副校长吴彦伯、参赛学校校长、孔院师生、参赛选手和家长、 新闻媒体记者及社区各界热心中文教育的人士600多人出席颁奖典礼。随后,旧金山总领馆为获奖学生及家长提供了招待会,总领事罗林泉等致辞,教育参赞杨军主持了招待会。

  • 二、2016春季“汉语教学TPRS工作坊”

    4月9日,旧金山州立大学孔子学院在主校区人文楼举办了春季“汉语教学TPRS工作坊”,来自湾区的30名中小学中文教师以及州大中文部和教育学院的研究生参加了此次教师培训活动。 本次工作坊邀请的主讲嘉宾卢海云老师多年从事“可理解输入”和TPRS教学法研究,在教学一线积累了丰富的经验。

    卢海云老师作教学示范
    卢海云老师作教学示范

    在为期一天的培训中,卢老师全面介绍了“全身反应讲故事教学法”(TPRS)和“可理解性输入”的理论基础以及对语言教学的指导,就中小学课堂教学如何运用TPRS教学法学词语和句型、讲故事 进行了一系列的活动演示和操练。与会者表示活动极富趣味性和启发性,对中小学中文课堂教学很有针对性,希望以后开展更多这样针对性强的中文教学培训。

  • 三、第15届“汉语桥”世界大学生中文比赛北加州地区预赛

    4月10日,旧金山州立大学孔子学院举办第15届“汉语桥”世界大学生中文比赛北加州地区预赛。来自加州大学伯克利分校、蒙特雷语言学院、斯坦福大学、旧金山大学、 Diablo Valley College 等高校的23名选手参加本次比赛。

    通过演讲、回答问题和才艺展示三项比赛的激烈角逐,来自加州大学伯克利分校的柯心蓝和斯坦福大学的白磊、施博瑞分别获得了前三名,他们将代表北加州地区参加近期在旧金山总领馆举行的 美西地区选拔赛。此外,比赛还评选出最佳才艺奖一名,最佳口才奖一名、最佳表现奖两名和最佳组织奖一名。

    获奖选手与评委老师合影 获奖选手与评委老师合影
    获奖选手与评委老师合影

    柯心蓝(加州大学伯克利分校)
    柯心蓝(加州大学伯克利分校)
  • 四、汉语桥校长访华团赴华访问

    由汉办资助,旧金山州大孔子学院与合作院校北京师范大学共同组织的2016年汉语桥校长访华团于2016年4月9日-4月19日赴华访问。此次校长访华团由孔子学院项目主管李中山老师带队, 9名成员分别来自加州教育厅、旧金山联合学区、圣马特奥县教育局以及部分中小学校长。

    校长访华团行前说明会
    校长访华团行前说明会

    代表团一行将访问北京师范大学和国家汉办,就美国本土教师培训、汉语志愿者及学生实习、国际汉语教师证书考试以及缔结中小学友好学校等事项进行探讨, 并就中国文化巡演、合作举办中美文化交流日、在加州地区选用汉办优秀中小学教材以及学生交流项目等问题与有关方面展开讨论。

  • 五、架设交流桥梁,促进校际合作

    4月11日,旧金山州大孔院与来访的华南理工大学国际教育学院安然院长一行举行了座谈会,两院共商中文教学与孔子学院持续发展合作项目。 孔子学院协调安排州大中文系主任、教授及项目主管在州大人文楼中文部会议室与代表团举行合作交流项目讨论会,双方就两校教授合作开展跨文化研究项目、 建立美国理工学生到华南理工学习汉语的中文教育项目、开展中美大学生双向交流等合作事宜进行了磋商。

    安然院长一行对州大孔院积极促进中美双方交流发挥的桥梁作用给予高度评价。

    孔院中外方院长、中文系主任与安然院长合影
    孔院中外方院长、中文系主任与安然院长合影