Summary: 2012 Virginia STARTALK Chinese
The Department of East Asian Languages, Literatures and Cultures at the University of
Virginia is pleased to announce its fifth annual teacher residential program in the
Hometown of the third US president, Thomas Jefferson.
DATES: June 25 July 13, 2012
LOCATION: University of Virginia (Charlottesville, Virginia)
Earn up to five graduate credits in teaching Chinese as a foreign language
Receive intensive training and practicum experience
Incorporate authentic materials to create authentic tasks
Integrate culture and technology into teaching
Compile a comprehensive teaching E-portfolio
Enjoy historic and cultural heritage at Thomas Jefferson's hometown
SCHOLARSHIP & STIPEND
$3,000 scholarship and $350 stipend
APPLICATION DEADLINE: Go to http://tinyurl.com/UVaStartalk2012 to complete the online
application by the deadline April 6, 2012. Scholarships are awarded based on rolling admission.
Act now! Spots will be filled up very fast.
FURTHER INFORMATION: Visit http://www.virginia.edu/startalk to learn more about the