Welcome to the AFE-NCTA Online Courses & Simulcasts website, featuring online courses and simulcast video presentations on East Asia for K-12 educators.

All courses and simulcasts are free, but first-time visitors must create an account at asiaforeducators.org in order to access the course/simulcast content. Courses taken for credit also require registration. Please read the AFE-NCTA Course Guide for full details.

Current Programs

Spring 2014 Simulcasts

Dates
January-April 2014
Location
Online (Asynchronous)
  • 10 two-hour multimedia presentations from area experts
  • 2.5 professional development hours for each program & NCTA study tour eligibility
  • Background and classroom information provided
  • Visual materials available after the presentations
  • FREE

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East Asia & The West: 1750-1919

Dates
Dec 2, 2013-February 28, 2014
Location
Online (Asynchronous)
  • 5 Sessions/10 Weeks (w/ 3 Week Holiday Break)
  • 15 professional development hours for each course & NCTA study tour eligibility
  • Reading assignments & online postings on your own schedule
  • Moderated by Harold Tanner, University of North Texas
  • FREE

More Info, Course Description, and Registration Link

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Archived Courses & Simulcast Video Presentations

The following archived courses and simulcast presentations are available as a resource for independent study. First-time visitors: You will have to create an account at asiaforeducators.org in order to access the archived course/simulcast content. See the AFE-NCTA Course Guide for details.

Courses

Archived, with resources and discussion board

Geography

SIMULCAST Video Presentations

Archived, with slide presentations, resources, classroom materials, and Q & A with speakers

Belief Systems & Religions