Johnny Key

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Teaching in Taiwan

The Arkansas Department of Education and the Ministry of Education in the Republic of China (Taiwan) offer Arkansas teachers the opportunity to study and teach in Taiwanese schools. Experienced and newly licensed teachers are invited to apply for participation in this program.

Questions concerning this program should be addressed to program sponsors at the Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in Houston:

Ms. Sophie Chou, Director of Education Division
Ms. Isabelle Chen, Program Coordinator


2016 Mandarin Summer Camp

The Chinese Language Education Center of National Taipei University of Education will host the Mandarin Summer Camp in 2016. The program will give elementary and secondary Mandarin students the opportunity to learn Mandarin and to experience the Taiwanese culture through all kinds of teaching activities during the camp.

2016 Summer Camp Brochure 
Inquiries regarding the 2016-2017 Teaching in Taiwan application and the 2016 Summer Camp should be addressed to: 
Ms. Isabelle Chen
Program Coordinator
Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in Houston 
11 Greenway Plaza, Suite 2012

Houston TX 77046
(713) 871-0851


For more information, please contact:

Michael Rowland, Public School Program Advisor
Office of Educator Licensure
Arkansas Department of Education
Four Capitol Mall, Room 102-B
Little Rock, AR  72201
Phone: 501-682-1146
Fax: 501-683-3312

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