QCIE



QCIE

Qingdao Center for International Education is designed to provide a high-quality international education and learning environment for local Qingdao students to enhance their competitiveness on the world stage. It provides a multinational and multicultural environment to develop future leaders for Qingdao.

QCIE is committed to helping all students develop a mindful heart and become passionate and active human beings, courageous individuals, sensitive communicators, intelligent life-long learners and compassionate global citizens. It is committed to follow the rigorous academic program at Qingdao No. 1 International School of Shandong Province and its value-based principles called ESLR’s.

QCIE is a specialized, separate and highly selective program in partnership with Qingdao No. 1 International School of Shandong Province (QISS).

Faculty

QCIE boasts a first-class teaching team. Our teachers are fully trained and highly qualified in their respective fields as well as having a strong ELL background. The majority of our international staff hold advanced degrees from Europe, Australia and North America.

Curriculum & Instruction

In order to ensure graduates have all the necessary skills to develop their capacity for lifelong learning, QCIE follows the American educational system. Coursework is designed to follow the American Common Core standards within an inquiry based teaching and learning environment.

The lower school curriculum (Pre-kindergarten through Grade Five) also follows the American Common Core standards within an inquiry based teaching and learning environment combined with the best teaching practices from around the world to promote the overall development of the students. In upper school (grades 6-12) QCIE provides an exciting, challenging and rigorous curriculum. Teachers focus on both college preparatory and Advanced Placement (AP) courses. It prepares students to take the SAT examinations and make sure students are ready for university entrance and studies. All graduates attending QISS will receive an American high school diploma.

As a special QISS program, QCIE academic programs are accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC).



Teaching Materials

QCIE teaching materials fully support our curriculum. Most of the English textbooks come from McGraw Hill, Pearson, McDougal Littell, Haese & Harris Publications and other world well-known publishers for Reading, Writing, Social Studies, Math, Science, and other specialist subjects.

Facilities

The school campus is located in the beautiful Laoshan District of Qingdao. QISS has a spacious campus with modern facilities to support academic, athletic, and social development. Recognizing the importance of technology in the 21st Century classroom, QISS equipped all classrooms with SmartBoards, provided separate computer labs for the Lower School and Upper School, and has made Wi-Fi connectivity available throughout the school. To support a rigorous and hands-on science program, QISS has five science labs: physics, chemistry, biology, general science, and electronics. The school has two professionally staffed and well-stocked libraries, an Upper School library and a Lower School library, designed to fit the needs of the student body. Finally, the school has a wide array of athletic facilities including: a swimming pool, an indoor gym, outdoor basketball and volleyball courts, a dance studio, a weightlifting/workout area, a ping-pong room, a full-size soccer field, and a rock-climbing wall.

Accreditation

QISS is accredited by WASC (Western Association of Schools and Colleges) and is a member of ACAMIS (Association of Chinese and Mongolian International Schools). WASC accreditation ensures that QISS’ leadership and management team, teaching faculty, student counseling program, resources, equipment and facilities are up to international standards.

Transitioning to US Schools and Universities

QCIE students are being prepared to transition to accredited American high schools in the Los Angeles, California area and other parts of the USA. Governed by a Memo of Understanding, both QISS and QCIE students can take advantage of the partnership network from high school and beyond.



QCIE简介

青岛国际教导中间是一个与山东省青岛第一国际黉舍协作,专业、自力并经过严酷甄选的名目。

QCIE旨在为青岛本地先生供给多元化、高品德的国际化教导与进修情况。尽力打造与天下接轨的教导平台,加强本地先生在天下舞台的协作力。

本中间除努力于培育先生毕生进修的才能外,还将遵守山东省青岛第一国际黉舍的松散讲授名目和全校奉行的ESLR代价观系统,即重视于塑造先生杰出的性情特色,使其成为有活气、勇气、聪明、灵敏和仁慈品德的天下国民。青岛国际教导中间为愿为青岛保送跨国籍、跨文明,顺应国际成长的带领者。

师资气力

国际教导中间具有一流的讲授精英团队,外籍讲授办理步队由多名外籍教导专家构成,有持久传授非母语为英语的ELL课程教员。除专业讲授天资以外,此中大局部持有欧洲,澳洲和北美的高等学位。

讲授特色

为了保障毕业生具有应有的技术,培育他们毕生进修的才能,在课程设置上QCIE接纳完整美国教导系统。课程的内容设想遵守美国根基教导焦点规范,以摸索式的讲授体例培育先生的团队协作才能、脱手才能和说话抒发才能。

对低年级课程(幼儿园小班至5年级)以讲授研讨为根本,连系鉴戒各个国度教导系统中矫捷有用的讲授手腕,增进先生的周全成长。

中高年级(6年级-12年级)先生的进修课程极富挑衅性。教员会将重点放在大学豫备课程测验(AP Exam)和美国大学退学测验(SAT)教导上,为孩子进入大学的查核做筹办。国际文凭中学名目课程框架许可黉舍根据本地先生特色与需要调剂讲授内容。

QISS的毕业生都将取得美国高中文凭,作为QISS的一个出格名目QCIE的一切学术课程均受美国西部各州黉舍和学院协会(WASC)认证。

课本上风

QCIE在课本挑选上完整同步美国同年级课本教具。从外洋引进原版McGraw Hill, Pearson, McDougal Littell, Haese&Harris Pbulications等闻名出书社的英语课本。原版课本的益处是可以或许培育先生的英语进修才能,增加先生的经历,为先生的英语进修打下坚固的根本。在英语说话进修进程中,渗入浏览、写作、天然、数学、迷信、常识等各个学科常识的进修。

硬件举措措施

本中间座落在斑斓的崂山区,在计划设想、功效设置装备摆设、修建及装潢资料选用、数字化校园扶植、环保利用、宁静等方面都接纳了国际化‘一流’的设想理念。”在气概上,夸大节能和环保;在取暖和、照明等方面,多处利用太阳能,削减能耗;表面的设想更是凸起古代时髦的元素。讲授区整年恒温,直饮水装备保障所供饮用水合适国度规范的请求。极新的校园里设有室内温水泅水池、体育馆、室外田径场、室内攀岩、藏书楼、电脑室、尝试室、音乐课堂、跳舞室、剧院、自助餐厅,每间课堂装备智能白板和高射投影仪。



认证

QCIE是被美国西部各州黉舍和学院协会(WASC)认证的教导机构,是以毕业生将取得美国高中文凭。国际性权势巨子构造对黉舍的结合认证标记着我中间的讲授理念和方针、课程设置、带领与办理、师资气力、先生教导任务、资本装备等各方面均到达国际水准。

美国高中/大学过渡

今朝QCIE名目先生正在为前去加利福尼亚州洛杉矶地域和美国其余地域的高中持续进修做筹办。QISS与多个美国高中签定备忘录成立协作干系,保障本校和本中间的先生可以或许获得最好的教导进修机遇。