Education and Training

  • Fengxiang Batik: A Handicraft Resembling Blue and White Porcelain on Cloth

    The printing and dyeing products of Fengxiang batik, made with an ancient folk handicraft, have plain colors and elegant patterns, symbolizing good luck with a unique style. Referred to as “Buyei cultural relics with no need of excavation”, these products, with cyan, blue and white patterns carrying profound national emotions and connotation, are mainly used to make bed sheets, quilt covers, headscarves and suspenders. Since 2008 when Fengxiang batik was included in the second batch of the National List of Intangible Cultural Heritage of China, Yang has become its national inheritor.

  • Guiyang Confucius Academy Launched Activity of “Rites and Music on Campus”

    On September 24, Guiyang Confucius Academy launched the promotion activity of “Habit Formation of Rites and Music” in Guiyang Yuanda Primary School, bringing a vivid lesson of rites and music to more than 150 teachers and students, and donating 100 copies of Confucius Academy’s Habit Formation of Rites and Music for Primary and Middle School Students to the school. So far, the promotion activity has entered five primary and middle schools and been welcomed warmly by nearly 1,000 teachers and students.

  • A Group of Children with Passion for Sinology Visit Guiyang Confucius Academy

    These children visited places including Dacheng Hall, Hall of Confucianism, Six Arts Institute and Yangming Museum, and learned about the life of Confucius and his disciples and Wang Yangming through pictures, objects, multimedia and detailed introduction, gaining a deep understanding of sinology.

  • Thousand of Primary School Teachers Learning to Chant the Classics in Confucius Academy

    On January 14, the Training for Primary School Teachers to Chant Traditional Culture co-sponsored by Guiyang Municipal Bureau of Education and the Culture Communication Center of Guiyang Confucius Academy officially opens. 500 primary school Chinese teachers from varied places will attend a 5-day systematic training for Chinese chanting and teaching method of chanting. XU Jianshun and LIU Qinyi as well as other famous chanting experts

  • Taichi Experimental Course Opened at Confucius Academy

    On September 9, the Taichi Experimental Course advanced by Confucius Academy Chinese Chanting Promoting Center was opened at the Six Arts Center of Confucius Academy. Trainees of varied age groups followed LUO Shilong, Secretary General of Guizhou Taichi Association and Distinguished Taichi Teacher of Confucius Academy to learn Taichi and experience the wisdom of Taichi.

  • The First Advanced Training Course of Research and Creation of Chinese Calligraphy on Bamboo Slip and Silk Opened at Confucius Academy

    On July 6, the First Advanced Training Course of Research and Creation of Chinese Calligraphy on Bamboo Slip and Silk co-sponsored by Hunan University Research Center of Chinese Calligraphy on Bamboo Slip and Silk, Guiyang Confucius Academy Culture Communication Center and Hunan Museum opened at Confucius Academy. 36 trainees from across China will implement

  • Confucius Academy Holds Training for Primary School Faculty on Chanting Traditional Cultures

    On January 18, the chanting training for primary school faculty at Confucius Academy completed as scheduled. Four hundred and fifty excellent trainees have participated in the Test for Elementary Teacher Qualification of Chinese Chanting after training. Those qualifiers may acquire the Elementary Teacher’s Qualification of Chinese Chanting certificate jointly issued

  • “New Six Arts”Excellent Traditional Culture Series Courses of Confucius Academy Began

    From March 16 to 17, the “new six arts” excellent traditional culture series courses of the national primary and secondary school students’ research and study education base of Confucius Academy officially started in the Palace of Learning Six Arts of Guiyang Confucius Academy. Nearly 100 primary school students aged from six to ten learned chanting and calligraphy in Confucius Academy to experience the beauty of traditional culture.

  • Guizhou Folk Handicraft Course at Confucius Academy: Exploring the Secrets of “Paper” Together

    On September 21, the second session of the Guizhou folk handicraft course of Confucius Academy opened, themed with experiencing ancient papermaking of Shiqiao in Danzhai, Guizhou. Fifty children enrolled in the course were accompanied by their parents to experience such papermaking craft.

  • Guiyang Confucius Academy Launched the Traditional Cultural Charity Event – “Benevolence in Guizhou” 2019

    Hosted by Guizhou Prison Administration Bureau and Guiyang Confucius Academy, “Benevolence in Guizhou” 2019 of Confucius Academy’s traditional cultural charity event was officially launched on November 7. The event will extend from November to December, covering eight prisons in Guizhou, where lectures on traditional culture and public welfare will be held for tens of thousands of prisoners and learning materials such as books on traditional culture and public welfare will be distributed to enrich the prison reading resources, aiming to popularize the traditional cultural quintessence and achieve continuous indoctrination.

  • Two Hundred Left-behind Children Entered Confucius Academy

    On July 27, a total of 232 left-behind children who are of sound qualities and excellent in learning took a vivid and interesting class on traditional culture in Confucius Academy. They all come from impoverished or relocated households of 20 counties in Guizhou Province.

  • The 2019 Training Course for International Chinese Teachers to Improve Their Teaching Skills Opened in Confucius Academy

    On July 25, the opening ceremony of “2019 Training Course for International Chinese Teachers to Improve Their Teaching Skills” initiated by Cultural Communication Center of Guiyang Confucius Academy, International Society for Chinese Language Teaching and Guizhou University of Finance and Economics was held at Guiyang Confucius Academy. Bai Jianhua, Professor of Kenyon College (US) and board member of International Society for Chinese Language Teaching, Suo Xiaoxia, Director of Cultural Communication Center of Guiyang Confucius Academy, and Zhao Pu, Vice President of Guizhou University of Finance and Economics, attended the ceremony and delivered speeches.