On Thursday, November 27th, Fuzhou Lakeside International School welcomed a Group from National Taipei University of Education to our campus in Fuzhou. Principal Jerry Chiu briefed the delegation on the history, characteristics and curriculum development at FLIS. Professor Zhou Meihui, former Director of the Centre for Chinese Studies and former Head of the Department of Chinese and Creative Writing at the National Taipei University of Education, made a comparison and explanation on the educational and teaching concepts between the two sides of the Taiwan straits. Dr. Cai Wu of Xiamen University also made a speech, expressing the hope to enhance the exchange and cooperation with FLIS in teacher training and curriculum development. At the meeting, experienced Taiwanese teachers demonstrated and exchanged the application of Tang poetry, singing, drama, traditional (Chinese) opera (taking Taiwan opera as an example), and finger ballads in teaching. The Mandarin and intern teachers expressed that they would greatly benefit from the "No. 1 Primary School Education in Taiwan" and would continue their communication to learn from each other.
Accompanied by Ms. Mia Feng, Director of the Mandarin and Bilingual Department, the delegation toured FLIS and expressed their deep impression of the advanced educational philosophy, colorful courses, high-quality teaching methods and beautiful campus environment.