From March 24th to March 31st, the 51st Education Research Class of Studies of Classical Chinese Culture and the 15th Teachers Training Classof Classical Chinese Culture in Wanberlin District, Taiyuan City, were successfully completed in the Nishan Classical Chinese Culture Studies Research Base, Shengyuan College. 161 teachers and administrators from primary and secondary schools and kindergartens in Wanbailin District of Taiyuan participated in the class.
During the session, Professor Luo Chenglie of Qufu Normal University, Professor Yu Jianfu of NAEA, Dr. Zhou Haisheng of Qufu Normal University, Professor Guo Qijia of Beijing Normal University and Professor Yan Binggong, Vice President of Confucianism Advanced Reaserch Institute at Shandong University, gave reports arround rich subjects. Principal Li Chengquan of the Second Affiliated Primary School of Jining College and Deputy Director Jiageng of Jining Education Bureau gave academic lectures. The participants also read the full text of The Great Learning, the Book of Filial Piet, Record about Learning and some chapters of The Analects of Confucius and Mencius, transcribed and chanted the classics, and discussed on the topic of the confusion and reflection in Classical Chinese Culture education.
On the closing ceremony, Ms. Wei Lijun of Qianfeng South Road Primary School in Wanberlin District expressed her willingness to apply the study to the practice of Chinese teaching and head teacher’s work; Secretary Wang Xinsheng of Wusanjie Primary School in Wanberlin District, on behalf of the Education Bureau and all the participants, gratituded NAEA for their hard work and all the professors for their excellent reports. (Chinese version by Yuan Yuan, Chinese Classics Study Education and Research Center, NAEA; English by Office for International Cooperation, NAEA )