As Confucius said in around 500 BC, "When it is obvious that the goal cannot be reached, don’t adjust the goals, adjust the action steps." This is just what China began to do a decade ago, in embracing the concept of soft...KEEP READING
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."
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