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  • Please join the online forum we organize on

Early Childhood Education in BC and Canada: Careers in demand (Online Forum)Registration is required:

Date: 30 May 2020 (Saturday)
Time: 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Speakers: Mr. Keith Chan, President of Christian EduCultural Association & Ms. Amelia Ng, Founder and Executive Director of CARES Global Student Services
Host: Prof. Virginia Yip
Online platform for the event: Zoom (Meeting info will be sent to the registered participants one day before the seminar)
Remarks: We are happy to offer free access to our online forums to principals, teachers and educators.


 

This e-book is launched by WIT Enterprises Ltd. in collaboration with NTUC First Campus (Singapore).
Once registered, you will receive the links to download the e-book free of charge. Enjoy!!


  • Please join the online forum we organize on

Early Childhood Education in Overseas Communities: The case of Singapore (Online Forum)Registration is required:

Date: 27 March 2020 (Friday)
Time: 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Speaker: Thian Ai Ling, General Manager of My First Skool by National Trades Union Congress (NTUC) First Campus
Host: Prof. Virginia Yip
Online platform for the event: Zoom (Meeting info will be sent to the registered participants one day before the seminar)


  • International Conference on the Acquisition of Chinese: Bilingualism and Multilingualism

雙語與多語語境下的漢語習得

Dates: 1-3 July 2019
Venue: Churchill College, University of Cambridge, the United Kingdom


  • Dr. Angela Xiaoxue He from the University of Southern California presents a seminar:

How do young children ‘decipher’ the meanings of ‘tough words’?

Date: 12 March, 2019 (Tuesday)
Time: 4:30 pm -5:30 pm
Venue: Swire Hall Rm1, Chinese University of Hong Kong


  • Media interview by 深圳卫視Shenzhen TV: video

with footage of the Symposium Panel on Language Development and Bilingualism in Early Childhood at the Shenzhen Research Institute on 15 December 2018


  • Please attend:

             Symposium on Childhood Bilingualism and Heritage Language Acquisition

Date:14-15 December 2018 (Friday & Saturday)
Keynote speakers:
Maria Polinsky, University of Maryland
Lee Cher Leng, National University of Singapore


  • Prof. Yinglin Ji from Shenzhen University presents a seminar in our lab:

Representing motion events beyond language use: an exploration of l1 and l2 learners

Date: 28 September, 2018 (Friday)
Time: 4:30 pm -5:30 pm
Venue: Room G14, Leung Kau Kui Building, Chinese University of Hong Kong


  • We are very happy to announce an upcoming seminar by Prof. Roumyana Slabakova at the JLB. Details as follows:

Optionality and ambiguity in L2 English article meanings

by Roumyana Slabakova (University of Southampton)

Date: 12 June, 2018 (Tuesday)
Time: 4:30 pm -6:15 pm
Venue: Room 101, Fung King Hey Building, Chinese University of Hong Kong


  • We are very happy to announce an upcoming seminar by Prof Boping Yuan at the JLB. Details as follows:

An incremental model of L2 speech production mechanisms–Developmental evidence from structural priming of object ellipsis in L2 Chinese speech production
by Boping Yuan (University of Cambridge)

Date: 13th April, 2018 (Friday)
Time: 2:30pm – 4:00pm
Venue: Room 202, Lee Shau Kee Building, Chinese University of Hong Kong