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Minnesota Chinese Language Teacher's Meeting


The eighth annual Minnesota Chinese Language Teacher's Meeting was held on Thursday, November 5, 2015. Attendees networked with colleagues, learned about Confucius Institute resources, and heard a keynote lecture titled "Using 'Design Thinking' Process to Improve Language Learning" by Kevin Chang, Director of the Chinese Program at the Chinese American International School in San Francisco.

With over twelve years of service as Chinese immersion teacher and Lower School Director, Kevin Chang heads the Chinese faculty as Chinese Program Director at Chinese American International School (CAIS) in San Francisco. Mr. Chang graduated from Hualien Teacher's College in Taiwan and taught at Fu-shing Elementary School for five years. He continued his education at University of Oregon where he earned a Master of Music degree (M.M.) and pursued doctoral studies in Music History.