Chen Gao is a Senior Language Lecturer of the Chinese language. She received her B.A in Chinese Language and Literature in 2002 from Shanxi University. She earned her M.A in Teaching Chinese as a Second Language at Beijing Language and Culture University in 2007. She holds a second M.A. in Foreign Language Education from NYU’s Steinhardt School of Culture, Education, and Human Development in 2014. Prior to joining NYU in 2011, she taught Chinese language at Princeton University (2007-2011). Gao also taught at Columbia in Beijing (2005 and 2006) and Princeton in Beijing (2007).
B.A. 2002, Chinese Language and Literature, Shanxi University
M.A. 2007, Curriculum and Chinese Pedagogy, Beijing Language and Culture University
M.A. 2014, Foreign Language Education, New York University
Areas of Research/Interest
Gao’s research interests include Chinese textbook development, curriculum design, teacher training and Chinese language pedagogy.
2016The Effects of the Flipped Classroom Model in College Chinese Teaching, presented at New York University’s CAS Innovation in Language Teaching Conference, New York, NY
2016Flipping my Chinese Classroom, presented at the 5th Annual Conference of New England Chinese Language Teachers Association in College of the Holy Cross, Worcester, MA
2016An Action Research: Flipped Classroom Model in College Chinese Teaching, presented at National Taiwan Normal University’s Contemporary Chinese Teaching and Learning Conference, Taipei, Taiwan
2014A Comparative Study of Three Chinese Textbooks, 从三套教材谈中级汉语教材的编写,presented at 22nd Princeton University Conference on Chinese Language Instruction, Princeton, NJ
2013Error Correction in Advanced Chinese Writing Classroom, 中高年级中文写作教学中的语法改错, presented on a panel "Error Analysis and Feedback Strategies in CFL Writing Instruction" at the ACTFL/CLTA Annual Conference, Orlando, FL
2011Bringing the Discourse Strategies of Talk Show Hosts into Advanced Chinese Language Classroom, 中高级阶段汉语课堂教学可借鉴电视谈话类节目主持模式, presented on a panel “Advanced Chinese Teaching” at the Mid-Atlantic Region /Association for Asian Studies Conference, Princeton, NJ