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TEA Upcoming Opportunities

Join an NCTA or J-OPP Online Program for Winter-Spring 2015!

- China Under Mao: Modernization, Mobilization, & Mass Compaigns

- Japan in the World: Cultural Encounters, 16th-19th Centuries

- Memory and Art: Allen Say - Ed Young Book Group

- Cracking the Samurai Code (full)

- Connections and Disconnection: Japanese Short Stories for High School (full)

Apply Now for NCTA Summer Institutes at TEA

- Korea's Journey into the 21st Century, July 13-17, 2015

- Contemporary China: Citizens, Society & the State, July 27-31, 2015

- Curriculum Unit-s at TEA

- View TEA's Monthly E-Newsletter

- Woodblock Prints Collection

- Link to South, Southeast, and West Asia    (SSEWA) Outreach Program

Welcome to the Program for Teaching East Asia

The Program for Teaching East Asia (TEA) at the Center for Asian Studies conducts national, regional, and state projects designed to enhance and expand teaching and learning about East Asia at the elementary and secondary school levels. Specific projects focus on curriculum development, professional development for teachers, and curriculum consultation and reform related to Asia in K-12 education.

TEA staff includes research faculty with expertise in Asian studies and K-12 education, graduate research assistants, and an undergraduate intern staff. TEA is housed at the University of Colorado at Boulder's Center for Asian Studies. Program for Teaching East Asia projects are currently supported by generous grants from the Freeman Foundation, STARTALK, the Japan Foundation Center for Global Partnership, the United States-Japan Foundation, and the US Department of Education Fulbright-Hays Group Projects Abroad.

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