StarTalk Texas Teacher Program

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The STARTALK Texas Teacher Program At The University of Houston

The Chinese Studies Program,

Time: July 6–17 and follow-up session, Nov. 1, 2015
Place: University of Houston, Main Campus
Cost: None


Who can apply?

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  • Teachers of Chinese in K-12 schools, community colleges, and Chinese heritage schools. Out-of-state teachers who are willing to pay for the transportation and a partial of the room cost. Participants must have an undergraduate degree.



Includes a one-page statement (in English), describing:

  1. What you hope to achieve by participating in the program and
  2. the project you plan to develop.

Projects may include a standards-based curriculum design with theme units, daily lesson plans, curriculum materials tailored to your own students.

What is the program ?

The Program offers a 3-credit graduate course which can be applied towards Teacher Certification in Chinese, teacher certificate renewal, or a MA degree in teaching Chinese. Participants will receive a certificate upon their completion of the program.

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