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Official Partner with HSK test center
Since 2012, Phoenix Tree Publishing has formed close partnerships with Hanban/Confucius Schools/Confucius Classrooms, local schools offering mandarin classes, and countless Chinese teaching organizations in North America to promote Chinese culture and language.
We work with teachers and administrators of schools with students ages ranging from 3 to 18 to create HSK test centers, build support centers, provide training and tutoring opportunities, and develop active, student-oriented learning environments.
About Hanban and HSK Test
Hanban/Confucius Institute Headquarters, as a public non-profit institution affiliated with the Chinese Ministry of Education, is committed to providing Chinese language and cultural teaching resources and services worldwide. It strives to satisfy the demands of Chinese learners around the world and contributing to the development of multiculturalism. The new HSK test was launched by exclusively by Hanban in an effort to better serve Chinese language learners, with different tests designed to serve the unique needs of students.
The new HSK is an international standardized exam that tests and rates Chinese language proficiency. It assesses non-native Chinese speakers’ abilities in using the Chinese language in their daily, academic and professional lives. HSK consists of six levels: from HSK Level I to HSK Level VI.
For more information about the HSK tests, please visit http://english.hanban.org/node_8002.htm
Our unique services
  • Collaborate with school administrators to identify and address individual needs
  • Work with schools to set up HSK centers (both computer-based and paper-based)
  • Provide remote and on-site consultancy services on HSK programs
  • Recommend and scout qualified teachers for all-levels of HSK programs
  • Provide access to multimedia teaching resources
  • Tailor-designed HSK books and tutoring/test materials for teachers and students
  • Provide evaluation and feedback on Chinese teachers and learning results
Test Prep Materials
  • Collaborate with school administrators to identify and address individual needs
HSK Standard Course
Book: Exclusively authorized by Hanban, HSK Standard Course was developed under the joint efforts of Beijing Language and Culture University Press and Chinese Testing International (CTI). With official HSK test papers as its primary reference, HSK Standard Course is characterized by a humorous style, familiar topics and a scientific course design. Matching the HSK test in all aspects, from the content, form, to the levels, it is a series of new-type course books embodying the methodology of “combining testing and teaching, and promoting learning and teaching by testing”. It is suitable for Confucius Institutes in North America as well as other Chinese teaching institutions and self-taught learners.
Author: Professor Jiang Liping is a professor at the Beijing Language and Culture University whose research focuses on the pedagogical theories of teaching Chinese as a foreign language, teaching methodology and textbook study. Dr. Jiang’s works include books such as On Teaching Chinese as a Foreign Language, Ways on How to Teach Foreigners Chinese and Classroom Expression Course for Chinese Teaching as well as more than 10 papers published in Language Teaching and Linguistic Studies, Chinese Language Teaching and other prestigious journals. She has lectured in many countries and cities, such as Japan, the United States, Thailand and Hong Kong.
  • Test Tutoring
Phoenix Tree has created multiple programs tailored to tutoring students at different proficiency levels. Based on the series HSK Standard Course, our tutors adopt a systematic approach to comprehensively improving students’ writing, reading, speaking and listening skills.