3) Does Taitung have any bilingual schools that teach in Chinese and English?
At the moment, there are three bilingual schools in Taitung that teach in Chinese and English:
Fushan International Education Experimental Elementary School (Public)
Fushan International Education Experimental Elementary School was the first experimental elementary school in Taiwan to set “International Education” as its primary focus. The school develops its own syllabus, textbooks, and teacher training programs to provide students with an all-English teaching environment. A yearly English language experimental course is held every July. Furthermore, an English language summer camp and related international education cultural courses are also made available to students to integrate English into their daily lives.
Address：No. 66, Neighborhood 3, Yuchang, Fushan Village, Beinan Township, Taitung County
Wenquan Elementary School (Public)
Wenquan Elementary School is a county-level English learning demonstration base developed by the Taitung County Government. It is also the first school in Taiwan to use AR augmented reality to enhance the school’s English learning environment. Local cultural elements are also incorporated into the English curriculum to make the lessons culturally relevant and provide students a platform for natural English communication.
Address: No. 291, Wenquan Road, Wenquan Village, Beinan Township, Taitung County
Junyi School for Innovative Learning (Private)
Junyi School for Innovative Learning offers a full English language learning environment. Its Elementary and Jr High school programs offer mixed-age English classrooms divided according to each student’s English ability. The school employs many foreign teachers from worldwide to teach subject matters such as English, Mathematics, Natural Science, Art, Dance and other subjects in English or bilingually.
Address：No. 36, Lane 366, Section 2, Zhongxing Road, Taitung City