Take a Virtual Trip to China with the First Lady

From March 20-26, PBS LearningMedia reported LIVE while accompanying the First Lady on her journey through China. Learn more about the history and culture of this dynamic country by exploring our blog, and tap into the resources in this collection to find out how international trips help to foster diplomacy around the world. Check out:


Virtual Event

Around the Globe with PBS: A Look at U.S.-Chinese Diplomacy 

Tuesday, 3/18 | 1PM EDT

Grades 4-12 | Free Event

LIVE Webinar for Classrooms: Tune-in for a special PBS LearningMedia event that takes you and your students behind the scenes of the First Lady’s upcoming trip to China. Guest speakers from the White House will offer a look at the First Lady’s travel itinerary while sharing insights into diplomatic initiatives and China’s rich history/culture. PLUS: Classrooms will have the opportunity to submit questions during this live event. 

Recording Coming Soon

 Guest Speakers:

  • Tina Tchen, Assistant to the President and Chief of Staff to the First Lady

  • Ben Rhodes, Assistant to the President and Deputy National Security Advisor for Strategic Communications and Speechwriting

  • Stephen Gong, Executive Director of the Center for Asian American Media.