International Standards for Chinese Language Teachers
In order to promote the professional quality and teaching level of international Chinese language teachers, Office of Chinese Language Council International (Hanban) organized to compile and developed the Standard for International Chinese Language Teachers (hereinafter referred to as the Standard). This action aims at the target of training a mass of qualified Chinese language teachers to satisfy the ever-growing demand for Chinese language learning in other countries.
The Standard in overall describes the knowledge, competency and quality that an international Chinese language teacher should possess, aiming at a construction of a completed, scientific and normative standard system for international Chinese language teachers. This provides a basis for training such teachers, appraising their competencies and certificating their qualifications.