10th China-ASEAN Education Cooperation Week

Angeles University Foundation-Integrated School (AUF-IS), through the initiatives of Confucius Institute at the Angeles University Foundation  (CI-AUF) attended the 10th China-ASEAN Education Cooperation Week held in Guiyang City, Guizhou Province, People’s Republic of China from July 26-31, 2017.  The CI-AUF delegation represented the country at the event, which was participated in by more than 2,000 school heads, teachers, students and government officials from China, and from 10 ASEAN countries. The Vice Premier of China, Hon. Liu Yandong, graced the opening ceremony where AUF-IS students showcased a traditional Filipino dance performance under the direction of AUF College of Education assistant dean Dr.Joel G. Tubera

The event was organized by the Confucius Headquarters (Hanban) and Guizhou Minzu University. The CI-AUF delegation was composed of 17 students and 8 principals from various Chinese Mandarin implementing schools in the Philippines. Highlights of the event include lectures,cultural trips, and an educational tour at the Fujian Normal University in Fuzhou, Fujian Province (the partner institution of CI-AUF in China), held on August 1-6, for a series of lectures and exposure on the Chinese culture.