From 1981 to 2015, the National Committee administered a program on behalf of the U.S. Department of Education to bring delegations of educators and educational administrators from across China to the United States. Twice each year, participants selected by the Chinese Ministry of Education had an opportunity to learn about the strengths and challenges of various aspects of the American education system and its institutions and organizations. Supported by the Department of Education and the Ministry of Education, these trips, along with the reciprocal visits of American educators to China under the auspices of the Fulbright-Hays Seminars Abroad, strengthened educational ties between the United States and China.

Cities visited by recent delegations and the themes of the visits are below:

December 2015: Washington, D.C.; Atlanta and Athens, GA; Seattle, WA; Innovation and Entrepreneurship Education
May 2015: Washington, D.C.; Madison and Milwaukee, WI; San Francisco, CA; Vocational Education
December 2014: Washington, D.C.; Boston, MA; Houston, TX; Los Angeles, CA; Liberal Arts Education
April 2014: Washington, D.C.; Chapel Hill, Greensboro, Jamestown, and Raleigh, NC; San Francisco, CA; American Higher Education
December 2013: Washington, D.C.; Atlanta, GA; Albuquerque, NM; Los Angeles, CA, American Higher Education
April 2013: Washington, D.C.; Minneapolis, MN; San Francisco, CA; American Higher Education
January 2013: Washington, D.C.; Louisville, KY; Phoenix, AZ; Seattle, WA; American Higher Education
November 2012: Washington, D.C.; Austin, TX; Los Angeles, CA; Portland, OR; K-12 Physical and Arts Education
April 2012: Washington, D.C.; Little Rock, AR; Denver, CO; Los Angeles, CA; University International Student Services
November 2011: Washington, D.C.; Raleigh-Durham, NC; Detroit and Lansing, MI; San Francisco, CA; University International Student Services