Associated Colleges in China

Associated Colleges in China (ACC)

at Hamilton is pleased to announce an exciting opportunity for

Chinese Language students for summer 2013!


Spend 2 1/2 weeks on campus this summer studying in the STARTALK teacher training program as well as working as a camp counselor.

1) Program training session: June 26-June 29, 2013   


2) Join the STARTALK teacher program: July 1-July 6, 2013

• Participate in intensive language classes
• Take part in development workshops that focus on language and pedagogy
• Further improve Chinese language proficiency, design & deliver standards-based thematic units
• Develop teaching assessment, and lesson planning skills
• Integrate culture, content, creativity, and technology into teaching practices

3) Work as a camp counselor for the week of July 7th-13th

• Work with middle school Chinese language students assisting with language learning and cultural activities



You will be provided  $1000 for your work as a camp counselor.  Meals and lodging during the program will be provided, as well as reimbursement for travel to campus up to $400.

Interested college students must have advanced Chinese proficiency, previous study abroad experience, and must be willing to work with students at middle school level.



Application Form   and   Recommendation Form