Visit your U.S. state page to find out about NCTA seminars and activities in your area:
SIGN UP FOR THE SUMMER 2013 SEMINARS IN MISSISSIPPI!
The The summer 2013 NCTA week-long seminar will be held on the
Desoto campus of The University of Mississippi in Oxford, MS, from
Monday, June 10 through Friday, June 14. The application is due
April 15, 2012. Click here to download the application. Please contact The Croft Institute at firstname.lastname@example.org for information.
For additional information on NCTA programs in Mississippi see the Croft Institute for International Studies K-12 site. Teachers may also contact email@example.com for advance information on upcoming programs.
Teachers in Mississippi may also wish to participate in the on-line simulcast series offered at http://asiaforeducators.org. Eligibility to apply for NCTA-sponsored study tours to Asia may be earned on-line also.
NCTA Field Study Opportunity in East Asia for NCTA alumni in the states of:
Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, Kansas, Mississippi, Nevada, New Jersey, New York (lower), North Carolina, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, and Texas
July 1 - July 17, 2013
China (The Silk Road)
Beijing, Xi'an, Dunhuang, Turpan, Urumqi, Kashgar, and Shanghai
Application Deadline: February 8, 2013
** Applicants for the summer 2013 trips must have completed their NCTA course requirements by February 8, 2013 in order to be considered for a trip. Participants must complete either a thirty-hour, face-to-face or on-line seminar in their local area or three of the on-line mini-courses offered to teachers in the states listed above. (Teachers who have not completed their requirement by February 8, 2013 will be eligible for study tours offered in summer 2014.) Click here for more details and to download application packet.
To participate in discussions with teachers in Mississippi, please visit the Mississippi State Discussion Group section of the Asia in the Curriculum BULLETIN. Registration is required for posting messages to the Forum, though not to read messages already posted.
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