View From the Wall
What does the educational system lack to nurture healthy people and a healthy society?
A White Paper
A white paper entitled "Teacher Education in China: A Context Study" is available.
Governing Educational Desire: Culture, Politics, and Schooling in China by Andrew Kipnis. University of Chicago Press (Chicago: 2011), 174 pp. ISBN 13:978-0-226-43755-2; $27.50.
Reviewed by Lisa Nagle
Chinese families have a deep cultural desire for education.
From Hallowed to Hollow
Editor's Note: This editorial originally appeared in "Christians and Education in China" (CS Quarterly, 2011 Summer).
Can alternative education work in China? What are the misconceptions and challenges?
Geography, economics and access all contribute to creating inequality in Chinese education.
China's history and culture are key factors that help create the environment for education in the country.