You may have noticed that we switched name from Nan Hai USA to iChineseEdu. Yes, iChineseEdu is currently the umbrella for all the educational functions and obligations of Nan Hai USA. iChineseEdu not only defines more accurately our core value as a Chinese language educational institution, but also identifies our mission and commitment as a Chinese language educational institution of the emerging mobile and cloud age.
Since its inception in 1986, Nan Hai USA has always been actively engaged in the promotion of Chinese language education. Our endeavors included:
The past three decades since the establishment of Nan Hai have witnessed biggest ever headways in the development of Chinese language education in the US. Chinese language has grown from a minor less commonly taught language, offered by districts that could be counted on one’s fingers, to be among the most commonly taught languages and even listed as one of the subjects covered in SAT and AP tests. It is now popularly considered as one of the basic 21st Century survival skills.
The impact of major technology advancements in the field of education is felt keenly in the field of Chinese language learning as well. Paperless textbooks, digital learning, flipped classes, artificial intelligence and big data based instructions call for fundamental matching innovations in pedagogies, classroom management, instruction and course materials.
The fast increasing demands reinforced by the ever-changing new teaching environment pose both fundamental challenges and promises. The mission of iChineseEdu is to work together with you to turn the challenges into opportunities, and bring about an ever brighter and promising future in US Chinese language education!