GTCS/ SCEN Webinar: Taking Forward Mandarin in Scottish Schools
Date: Thursday, 4 March, 2021 - Thursday, 4 March, 2021
Time: 15:30 - 17:30
Thursday, 4 March 2021 at 3:30pm - 5:30pm GMT.
You can register for the event HERE.
SCEN has arranged with GTCS to host this important seminar celebrating the teaching of Mandarin in Scotland and encouraging more schools to consider teaching Mandarin.
Welcome, introduction to event and speakers and opening comments
3.30 pm – 3.40 pm Ken Muir (Chief Executive and Registrar), GTC Scotland
Perspectives on the Landscape of Mandarin Learning in Scotland and the Challenges Ahead
3.40 pm – 3.55 pm Alan Huang - University of Strathclyde
3.55 pm – 4.10 pm David Dempster/ Maggie Sproule – George Watson’s College/ Swire
4.10 pm – 4.20 pm Jean Wang – Mandarin Teacher, Hillhead High School
4.20 pm – 4.30 pm James Brodie – China British Business Council
4.30 pm – 5.15 pm Discussion Session Focused on Three Questions - facilitated by Ken Muir
5.15 pm – 5.30 pm Next Steps