Calgary Arts Academy hosts
Tianjiao International Education Group
Calgary Arts Academy is hosting Tianjiao Administrator, Nancy Zhan for professional study beginning November 23 to November 30. Tianjiao International Education is interested in studying Arts Immersion teaching and learning.
Tianjiao International has three private schools in Xiamen, China that focus on teaching the English Language.
Calgary Arts Academy does have an interested history with Tianjiao International Education. In 2007, Tianjiao International invited Calgary Arts Academy Adult Choir to perform in China. The Adult Choir performed on the Great Wall of China, wrote a song and performed it at the Norman Bethune Memorial Centre and entertained crowds at several venues, including Forbidden City and Summer Palace. In 2010, Calgary Arts Academy Faciitators taught English through Arts Immersion for three weeks. Students demonstrated their learning through performance. In 2011, a dance troupe of twenty-four middle school students represented Calgary Arts Academy at an international music exchange. The highlight was performing on the Great Wall of China.
Calgary Arts Academy is pleased to share our Arts Immersion teaching model with Tianjiao International.