Chinese and Australian schoolmasters meet in Putuo to study transcultural exchanges

September 20, 2018 |

The 2018 China-Australia Principals Forum was held in Ganquan Foreign Language Middle School recently, gathering more than 22 schoolmasters and educators from Australia as well as 10 their Chinese counterparts in Putuo.

The event was sponsored by Hanban and the education departments in the State of Victoria and Shanghai.

Keynote speeches and seminars were given focusing on how to enhance students’ transcultural communication abilities through school curriculums and practices.

After the forum, the Australian delegation also went for an immersive visit to several middle and elementary schools in Putuo to learn about the course settings and Chinese culture.