the 71 . As China's influence grows, Chinese 72 may have greater opportunities. The number of schools where
Chinese is taught has grown, according to a 2009 report. Ten years ago, about 300 schools had Chinese programs. 73 ,
about 1,600 schools teach Chinese. Some U.S. schools are working 74 the Chinese government and the College Board, a
not-for-profit educational group, to bring Chinese teachers to this country. Teachers can 75 in the U.S. for one to three
years. Instructors give lessons in their language and teach things about China.