Events

Past Event

Beijing Panel: Teachers College and Its Inspiration to China's Education

July 22, 2018
9:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Columbia Global Centers | Beijing, 26, 1F Core Plaza, 1 Shanyuan Street, Zhongguancun, Haidian District, Beijing
Event Brief

On July 22, Columbia Global Centers | Beijing invites you to a panel discussion about Teachers College at Columbia University and Its Inspiration to China's Education. The panel aims to draw on the experience of modern development of Teachers College and to improve the quality of China's higher education. Dr. Portia Williams, Director of the Office of International Affairs, will be invited to give opening remarks.

 

Speakers

Zhaohui Chu, Chairman of China Education Improving Institute, Drafter of National Education Policy of China, Researcher at the National Institute of Education Sciences

Jiayong Zhang, Vice Chairman of China Education Improving Institute, Education Policy Researcher at Chinese Ministry of Education, Visiting Scholar of Harvard University

 

Moderator

Jianbo Hu, Doctor of Education, Member of the Undergraduate Education Evaluation Group at the Department of Education, PRC, Chairman of the board at Xi’an Eurasia University, Vice Chairman at the Chinese Association for Non-Government Education, Vice President at the 21st Century Education Research Institute 

 

Agenda

9:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.   Registration 

9:30 a.m. - 9:40 a.m.   Remarks by Dr. Portia Williams

9:40 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.   Speech by Mr. Zhaohui Chu

10:00 a.m. - 10:20 a.m.   Speech by Mr. Jiayong Zhang

10:20 a.m. - 11:20 a.m.   Dialogue

11:20 a.m. - 11:40 a.m.   Q&A

11:40 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.   Informal Discussion

 

Special Notice
  • The event will be conducted in Chinese.

  • Due to limited seats, registration will be verified through the QR code of confirmation. Please present the QR code at the entrance. 

  • Please plan to arrive no earlier than the registration time and no later than 20 minutes after the end of the registration period.

  • If you are unable to attend the event, please inform us in advance. 

  • If you have any questions, please leave us a message below or email to beijing.cgc@columbia.edu.