Dr. Christy Lao

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Grants received by Dr. Christy Lao

As a professor and researcher of second language aquisition, Dr. Lao has been awarded the following grants:

STARTALK Student Program (SF-CLASS)

Dr. Lao, along with her team of secondary school teachers and SFSU colleagues, design, develop, and implement a literacy based, instructional technology infused, high interest, aural and print rich Chinese program for middle school students to develop their Chinese proficiency by incorporating recreational reading and listening into the curriculum.

Click HERE to download 2010 application in PDF format.
Click HERE to download 2010 application in MS word format.

For further questions, please visit our website or email stlearn@sfsu.edu

 

STARTALK Teacher Program (Chinese Teacher Institue)

The Teacher program provides professional development opportunity to teachers of Chinese to help them develop and implement research and standard-based curriculum and instructions.

Application for STARTALK Teacher Program (Chinese Teacher Institute) has a new deadline of  5 p.m. on Friday, May 7, 2010.  Email your application to stteach@sfsu.edu

Click HERE to download 2010 application in PDF format.
Click HERE to download 2010 application in MS word format.

For further questions, please visit our website or email stteach@sfsu.edu 

 

Bay Area National Professional Development Program

 

NPD provides scholarships and teacher training for bilingual instructional personnel serving English language learners.Click here for information about the Scholarship/Stipend application 

Dealine is Friday, May 14, 2010 by 5:00 pm. Bring your completed application packets to Burk Hall 228, email or mail to the address below.

NPD Program - San Francisco State University 
1600 Holloway Ave., BH 228, San Francisco, CA 94132
npdell@sfsu.edu

 

For further questions, please visit our website or email npdell@sfsu.edu

 

Chinese Literacy Instructional  Materials and Curriculum Development (ChiLi)

With funding from project ChiLi, Dr. Lao develops Chinese literacy instructional materials and curriculum for elementary school students to strengthen Chinese language instruction in the US

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