language education 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 Chinese soon offered in some Columbia Public Schools http://kbia.org/post/chinese-soon-offered-some-columbia-public-schools <p>A new Chinese language program will be taught at several Columbia public schools. The program is a partnership between Columbia Public Schools and University of Missouri’s International Program and Confucius Program. Three Chinese teachers will be training Columbia School teachers the language so they can start the program in fall of 2013.</p><p>The Institute signed the memorandum on Friday for the program and Spanish teacher John Becker is happy they have it set in stone.</p> Tue, 11 Sep 2012 13:51:46 +0000 Alyssa Caruso 20919 at http://kbia.org Chinese soon offered in some Columbia Public Schools