On the evening of April 28th, local time, the Faculty of Education, East China Normal University and the School of Education, Syracuse University jointly organized an academic reception in San Antonio, U. S. A. for the first time. Around 200 scholars from all over the world attended the joint reception which was the first one co-hosted by the Faculty of Education at ECNU along with a foreign university. Dean of the Faculty of Education at ECNU, Professor Zhenguo Yuan showed with international counterparts the current situation of development, ideas and strategies of the Faculty of Education at ECNU, especially talents cultivation, scientific researches, international communication and cooperation and talents program, which evoked strong repercussions among participants.
The symposium took advantage of the platform of AERA annual meeting in 2017. The theme of AREA annual meeting in 2017 was Knowledge to Action——Achieving the Promise of Equal Educational Opportunity. There were 19 papers from ECNU accepted by the conference. During the five-day meeting, teachers and students of the Faculty of Education made tens of academic reports through various ways such as panel session and roundtable discussion and poster to exchange and share the research results and academic views. As a result, the sound of Chinese scholars was spread and the academic influence of the Faculty of Education was expanded.
Dean of the Faculty of Education, Professor Zhengguo Yuan delivered a speech on the academic reception
The atmosphere of the reception was warm
Professor Jing Zhou from Department of Preschool Education, Faculty of Education gave a presentation
Associate Professor Yan Zhu from College of Teacher Education, Faculty of Education shared academic views
Associate Professor Bian Wu from Department of Education Information Technology, Faculty of Education gave a presentation
Post Doctorate Tao Wang, Leading Discipline of Education, Faculty of Education gave a presentation
Dr. Feiye Wang from Institution of Test and Evaluation, Faculty of Education gave a presentation
Dr. Yiling Hu from Department of Education Information Technology, Faculty of Education shared academic views
Dr. Yanyan Sun from Department of Education Information Technology, Faculty of Education shared academic views