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Teaching Chinese to Speakers of Other Languages (TCSOL)
Teachers College, Columbia University
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Teaching Chinese to Speakers of Other Languages (TCSOL)

In the Department of Arts & Humanities

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  • Welcome

    Welcome to the TCSOL Website!

    The Teaching Chinese to Speakers of Other Languages (TCSOL) Program is a teacher training program based at Teachers College, Columbia University, desigened to give state of the art training to students and professionals interested in learning how to teach Chinese.
    Please view our site to see current and former TCSOL events, past student projects, testimonials from students and alumni, and other features of the TCSOL Program. If you have any questions related to the program, please to do not hesitate to contact our office.
    Program Introduction

    If you cannot view the youtube link, please click here.

TCSOL Events

TCSOL 2015 Beijing Summer Program

  • TCSOL 2015 Beijing Summer Program

    The TCSOL 2015 Beijng Summer Program has already ended (click here to see our WeChat news report) and please stay tuned for information on the 2016 session. Meanwhile, feel free to direct your inquiries to


  • Announcements

    Accepting Applications for 2015-2016

    We are currently accepting applications for the 2015-2016 academic year. Space is limited. Click here for information on how to apply.

    Class of 2015 Graduation Photos and Video

    The TCSOL 2015 graduation ceremony was held on April 24, 2015 at Teachers College, Columbia University. The TCSOL students, faculty members, staff, and guests came together to celebrate this special day that marked
    the successful conclusion of the intensive year-long program. Congratulations to Class of 2015!

    To view the graduation photos, please click here.
    To view the graduation video, please click here.