confucius institute http://kbia.org en How students choose their foreign language classes http://kbia.org/post/how-students-choose-their-foreign-language-classes <p>Participation in foreign languages classes is highly encouraged for high school students in Missouri, and many colleges require them for admission.</p><p> Tue, 29 Apr 2014 12:53:32 +0000 Heather Adams 52121 at http://kbia.org How students choose their foreign language classes Science program to get more room at Columbia College http://kbia.org/post/science-program-get-more-room-columbia-college <p>This week, Columbia College broke ground on a new science building. MU&rsquo;s Confucius Institute is partnering with a program in the North Callaway school district. Plus, we&rsquo;ll take you along with a trip through the &lsquo;Mizzou Adventures in Education&rsquo; event. Mon, 07 May 2012 22:13:19 +0000 Ryan Famuliner 13714 at http://kbia.org Science program to get more room at Columbia College Exam: March 12, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/exam-march-12-2012 <p>This week on Exam, we talk with the future Principal of Battle High School in Columbia about her plans for the school, and we&rsquo;ll tell you about the University of Missouri&rsquo;s partnership with China. Mon, 12 Mar 2012 22:16:22 +0000 Ryan Famuliner 10418 at http://kbia.org Exam: March 12, 2012 MU-China partnership affects local schools http://kbia.org/post/mu-china-partnership-affects-local-schools <p>The Confucius Institute at the University of Missouri was established in April of 2011 in order to foster economic and educational connections between Missouri and China. Since its establishment, the Institute has partnered with local schools to bring the Chinese language and culture to children grades K-12. Mon, 12 Mar 2012 22:11:42 +0000 Rachel Rice 10417 at http://kbia.org MU-China partnership affects local schools