Some children are spending hours every day being intensely tutored after school just to keep up. Photo: Shutterstock Images Some children are spending hours every day being intensely tutored after school just to keep up. Photo: Shutterstock Images
Some children are spending hours every day being intensely tutored after school just to keep up. Photo: Shutterstock Images

Education in China: high costs, intense competition for schools, excessive tutoring, and fewer children

  • The anxiety and high cost of educating a child in China means many parents are not considering having more children
  • Despite efforts to equalise the distribution of resources between schools, parents continue to compete for what they think are the best options

Topic |   China Society
Some children are spending hours every day being intensely tutored after school just to keep up. Photo: Shutterstock Images Some children are spending hours every day being intensely tutored after school just to keep up. Photo: Shutterstock Images
Some children are spending hours every day being intensely tutored after school just to keep up. Photo: Shutterstock Images
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