Professor George Xinsheng Zhang

Richmond’s Prof George Zhang spoke on Chinese language teaching

Richmond’S Chinese Professor George Zhang was invited to speak at a recent Chinese teachers development conference organised by the UCD Confucius Institute for Ireland between 8 and 9 January 2015 in Dublin. His talk was on benchmarking Chinese based upon the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR) and its implications for the teaching of Chinese in Europe. Professor Zhang was the coordinator of the EU funded European Benchmarking Chinese Language project (EBCL: 2010-12) between 2010 and 2011.