Successful PD Workshop for Chinese Language Teachers Completed

On Thursday 17 September, the CIQ convened a highly successful free professional development workshop for Chinese language teachers on the teaching and learning of Chinese under the new Queensland Certificate of Education.

Thanking Li Ping, our visiting Chinese Teacher, for two great years.

The CIQ Team recently farewelled Li Ping, our visiting Chinese Teacher, after two years of amazing work. Li Ping joined the CIQ in August of 2018 and has been a valuable team member, bringing new skills such as Tai Chi Fan Dancing and Chinese Brush Painting as well as her strong Chinese language teaching.

Motivated Coomera Anglican College Students Adapt and Receive CIQ Awards

A CIQ Team, led by Director Antoine Barnaart, recently presented the CIQ Student Incentive Awards at the Coomera Anglican College (CAC) Junior Secondary assembly.

CIQ Honoured to Have Sheldon College As A Network School and to Present Student Incentive Awards

CIQ made a visit to Sheldon College, the newest CIQ Network School, to present students with their CIQ Student Incentive Awards.

CIQ consistent with our 2020 mission: Serving the Remote and Disadvantaged

A CIQ team revisited remote Maryvale Primary School, a one teacher school near Warwick, to deliver a second workshop for the fourteen students. After the first visit in early 2020, CIQ made a commitment to support the school in three ways: workshop visits every 6 weeks, volunteer teachers providing fortnightly ZOOM tutorials from China, and facilitating the enrolment of four students in the Charters Towers Distance Education Chinese program.

Gao Shan brings New Zealand and China experience to CIQ

CIQ Volunteer Chinese Teacher, Gao Shan, has been using her significant skills and experience, gained in both China and New Zealand, to provide essential tutoring for CIQ’s community short course programs.