March 15, 2018, teaching site MOU was signed between Confucius Institute of Assumption University (CIAU) and Streesmutprakan School (SSP). Mr. Wuttichai Wantamart, director of SSP, Miss Sudarat Jeamsuwan, deputy director of SSP, Ms. Siriluk Chaiprompasit, Thai director of CIAU, Mr. Zhao Peiqin, Chinese director of CIAU, signed the MOU. SSP became the 6th teaching site of CIAU.
Mr. Wuttichai Wantamart briefed SSP’s Chinese teaching and education features as well as Thais’ needs for Chinese language and culture learning. Ms. Siriluk Chaiprompasit briefed the history of Confucius Institutes. Mr. Zhao Peiqin briefed CIAU’s development, vision, services and detailed cooperation with teaching sites.
SSP, a famous key middle school in Samutprakarn Province of Thailand, was founded in 1938. At the beginning, SSP was a school only for girls. At present, it is a modern middle school for both boys and girls. SSP’s curricular meet international standards and its teaching is one of the tops in Samutprakarn. There are 2819 registered students studying at SSP. Through co-developing the teaching site, CIAU will render guidance and support to SSP in Chinese teaching, Chinese culture activities, Chinese proficiency tests and training Chinese teachers .
Written by Miss Nittaya Iampoom
Photographed by Mr. Warut Chaichan
Translated by Mr. Zhao Peiqin