Friday and Saturday, October 25-26, 2013, Husson University, Bangor

Presented by: The Chinese Language and Culture Center of Maine (CLCCM) and Bangor Chinese School
In collaboration with: The Maine Department of Education, University of Maine, the City of Bangor, and Husson University
Sponsored by: Hanban, the Consulate General of People’s Republic China in New York, Lee Academy, and John Bapst High School
Theme of this year: Thinking globally and acting locally

Pictures of the conference

Keynote Speakers: Dr. Helena Curtain, Mr. Jianjun Cen, and more is coming

  1. About Us

  2. Programs for children

  3. Programs for adults

  4. Special event

  5. Community Service

  6. Photos of the school

  7. Maine Schools with Chinese program

  8. Information

  9. 留学旅游服务

  10. Contact us

Past Conferences

  • 2012 Maine Chinese Conference

  • 2011 Maine Chinese Conference

  • 2010 Maine Chinese Conference

  • 2009 Maine Chinese Conference

  • 2008-2006 Conference

  • Helena Curtain's Bio Jianjun Cen's Bio

    The primary participants of the conference:
    Everyone: school administrators, board members, teachers, students, parents, members of institutions of higher education, businesspeople, politicians, entrepreneurs, and interested others.

    Registration form at PDF or MS Word    Want to be a sponsor    Want to be a presenter    Want to be an exhibiter    Schedule

    Topics of Conference(Under development):

    • Confucius Classroom Opening Ceremony
    • Student-Centered Classroom
    • Using Target Language and Classroom Management
    • Engage Students' Learning through Activities and Games
    • Foreign Languages Teaching Methodology
    • Teaching Exceptional Students in Regular Classroom
    • Strategies, Experiences and Resources of Teaching and Learning Chinese Language
    • Perspective on Cooperation in Education and Business Between China and USA
    • Building Partnership with China's Schools, Cities and Businesses

    2013 Maine Chinese Language Conference Committee:

    Jing Zhang, Coordinator of 2013 Maine Chinese Conference, Director of CLCCM, and President of Bangor Chinese School
    Don Reutershan, World Languages Specialist, Maine Department of Education
    James T. Kenny, Chair, Board of Directors, CLCCM; Former Dean, Husson University
    Raymond Pelletier, Professor, Modern Languages and Classics, University of Maine
    Jane Smith, Professor, Modern Languages and Classics, University of Maine
    Lynn Coy-Ogan, Provost, Husson University
    Gerry Palmer, Bangor City Council; Former Mayor, the City of Bangor
    Bruce Lindberg, Headmaster, Lee Academy
    Jim Chasse, Principal, Orono High School
    John Nicolai, President, Lulu Lobster Boat Ride
    Suzhong Tian, Academic Officer, Bangor Chinese School

    Annoucement: A. Chinese Speech Competition;    B. YCT Tests

    For more information: Please call 207-990-0710 or email us at