For nine-year-old Shenzhen boy Cao Hua, school classes start at 3pm sharp - when his father, Cao Yingqiu, a professional investor, finishes monitoring the mainland's stock market online. Earlier...
For the thousands of parents trying but failing to get a spot for their child at an English-speaking school this year, here's a thought. Let's turn lemons into lemonade.
Education reforms and drug abuse at school are not the only things bothering teachers these days. Parents are causing more than their fair share of headaches.
The Ministry of Education dismissed suggestions yesterday that the nation would extend compulsory education from nine years to 12 as part of sweeping reforms of the system.
Provincial, not county, governments must bear the cost of the free rural education programme under an amended bill presented to lawmakers yesterday at the start of a four-day session, Xinhua...
Unlike most mainland students his age, Dalian teenager Zhu Yuchen has not spent the summer cramming for the national university entrance exam.
China is to step up reforms in basic education and enforce its compulsory education laws, Xinhua has reported.
Basic education is the cornerstone of national unity, social cohesion and citizenship, delegates heard at a conference on educational research.
I read with great interest the letter written by Y. L. So, principal of Pooi To Middle School (South China Morning Post, December 28).
THE duration of nine-year compulsory education and whether it is appropriate for schools to expel students is to be reviewed. The Board of Education has set up two groups to look into compulsory...
SOME members of the Board of Education want English to be made part of the Primary Six attainment tests to raise students' language ability.
THE compulsory education system is to be reviewed, according to the chairman of the Education Commission.