Beijing has introduced a series of measures designed to reduce the pressures on children. Photo: Shutterstock
Beijing has introduced a series of measures designed to reduce the pressures on children. Photo: Shutterstock

China passes new law ordering parents to do more to lift ‘twin pressures’ of homework and private tuition

  • Legislation, which also reinforces curbs on the amount of time children can spend playing video games, follows a recent crackdown on the tutoring industry
  • Previous meetings of the country’s top legislative body indicate that the law will encourage families to promote children’s moral and intellectual development

Topic |   China education
Beijing has introduced a series of measures designed to reduce the pressures on children. Photo: Shutterstock
Beijing has introduced a series of measures designed to reduce the pressures on children. Photo: Shutterstock
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