Partnership between Alberta Education\'s International Studies Program & the Ministry of Education in China will benefit Central Alberta students.
Students at Red Deer Catholic Schools will continue to learn Mandarin, as well as about Chinese Culture, for the next 2 years thanks to the arrival of Ms.Peng Zhang.
According to Associate Superintendent Lynne Paradis this is the second teacher from China they've welcomed.
She says its all thanks to a partnership between Alberta Education's International Studies Program & the Ministry of Education in China.
Ms.Zhang will be teaching Mandarin & Chinese Culture Studies at Notre Dame High School, as well as classes at several elementary & middle schools.
Teachers & administrators from Red Deer Catholic will be headed to China
this November to share teaching practices & thoughts with their sister
Delegates from China will tour Central Alberta in the spring.