Voices from CPD’s Conference on Cultural Diplomacy: Confucius Classrooms

In this video, John Layton, Assistant Superintendent of the Lafayette School Corporation in Indiana, discusses the Confucius Classrooms & Institute in his school district.

The program teaches students Mandarin, Chinese culture, and facilitates the opportunity for students and teachers to travel to China. Layton says, "I am just a guy practicing cultural diplomacy in a small part of the world."

John Layton - The Globalization of Chinese Soft Power


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