Friday, August 24, 2012
6:00-7:00 PM: Reception Dinner
1st North America Tibetan Language Conference &Workshop 2012
Organized by Tibetan Association of Northern California
Saturday, August 25, 2012
Registration & Breakfast
Opening ceremony: Tibetan National Anthem followed by
observing a moment of silence. Welcome speech by TANC President and speeches by our guest speakers.
Participant Introduction (1 minute each) and school introduction and experience by the 7 representatives.
Tenzin N. Nangsel (30 min): How could we teach alphabets in a fun and interesting way, and why Uchen should be introduce early.
Tsetan Chonjore la (30 min): What are the best practices and methodologies of teaching Tibetan language. Followed by Q&A and Discussion.
Prof. Tsering Wangchuk (30 Min): How to integrate the values of Tibetan Buddhist culture in our school curriculum. Followed by Q&A
Prof. Tenzin Dorjee la: Multiple Perspectives on teaching pedagogy for the new generation of Tibetan Americans.
Building effective Immersion program: Leslie Hite. (30Min.)
Importance of teaching 0-5: Myrna Shadley (30min)