Founded in 1976, English Teaching & Learning is celebrating its 40th anniversary in 2016. Editors of this journal held a seminar of ETL 40-year publication on the 23rd of April to look back to the past and welcome the next endeavor. Nearly 100 participants came to this event, such as graduate students, publishers, and scholars interested in this journal.
International Symposium on Advancement of 21st Century Competencies in East Asian Education Systems was held in NTNU on April 23rd. K-12 Education Administration and NTNU are organizers. In the 21st century, we are having drastic changes of politics, economics, society and culture. It’s time to think what key requirements future citizens need that can prepare them for a challenging future.
This year, National Taiwan Normal University is cooperating with National Institute of Education from Singapore for the third practicum program. In 2016, NIE will send 6
students for teaching practicum from May 2nd to June 3rd. 6 NTNU students will go to Singapore in the summer.
The alumnus of English Department, Deputy Foreign Minister Bruce Linghu came to NTNU in April to share with us his career path and hoped that students interested in foreign affairs can learn more about the profession.