China Experience for Science and Technology Teachers


Posted: 20 September 2019
Notice reference #: 1H9ywb

Asia New Zealand Foundation is offering up to 12 places to science and digital technology teachers from New Zealand to take part in a professional development opportunity in China.

The purpose of the trip is to:

  • Provide teachers with first-hand experience of the rapidly growing science and digital technology industry in China as well as the economy, history, culture, and customs 
  • Allow teachers to learn about how science and digital technology is taught in China
  • Inspire teachers to include more Asia content in their teaching.

The majority of the programme will take place in Guangzhou, China.

Applicants must:

  • Be New Zealand citizens
  • Be New Zealand registered primary teachers with a STEM focus and secondary teachers of science, digital technologies or robotics 
  • Be currently teaching at a school and have the full support of your principal
  • Not have travelled to Guangzhou previously.

The trip will take place between 21 March to 28 March 2020. 

Applications close 5pm, Wednesday 6 November.

Further information

Contact: Mei Law, Education Adviser, Asia New Zealand Foundation

 (09) 222 0951