With prospects for graduate employment in China worsening, the pressure to get to the best school possible adds to the burden on high schoolers facing the gaokao admission test. Photo: Alamy

Anger of China’s middle class over education system is growing, and with it their political consciousness

Recent protests over a transfer of university places from Jiangsu students to those from poorer provinces reflect rising resentment of China’s elite among class that’s a bedrock of Communist Party support

Topic |   National education in Hong Kong

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With prospects for graduate employment in China worsening, the pressure to get to the best school possible adds to the burden on high schoolers facing the gaokao admission test. Photo: Alamy
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