Education and Reform in China
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Emily Hannum, Albert Park
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-11-12 - Publisher: Routledge

Transformative market reforms in China since the late 1970s have improved living standards dramatically, but have also led to unprecedented economic inequality. During this period, China’s educational system was restructured to support economic development, with educational reforms occurring at a startling pace. Today, the educational system has diversified in structure,
Education Policy and Reform in China
Language: en
Pages: 188
Authors: Guangli Zhou, Xiang Zhou
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-05-11 - Publisher: Springer

This book examines educational development and reform in contemporary China and focuses on some of the major issues facing education in both rural and urban areas, across the spectrum of primary, secondary, higher, adult and vocational educational pathways. The book reflects on Chinese educational strategies at a time of rapid
Citizenship Education and Migrant Youth in China
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Miao Li
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-04-24 - Publisher: Routledge

In East Asian economies such as China, recent mass rural-urban migration has created a new urban underclass, as have their children. However, their inclusion in urban public schools is a surprisingly slow process, and youth identities in newly industrialized countries remain largely neglected. Faced with monetary and institutional barriers, the
Education and Society in Post-Mao China
Language: en
Pages: 396
Authors: Edward Vickers, Zeng Xiaodong
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-06-26 - Publisher: Routledge

The post-Mao period has witnessed rapid social and economic transformation in all walks of Chinese life – much of it fuelled by, or reflected in, changes to the country’s education system. This book analyses the development of that system since the abandonment of radical Maoism and the inauguration of ‘Reform
Education Reform in China
Language: en
Pages: 264
Authors: Janette Ryan
Categories: EDUCATION
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-07-03 - Publisher: Routledge

Over the past decade there has been radical reform at all levels of China’s education system as it attempts to meet changing economic and social needs and aspirations. Changes have been made to pedagogy and teacher professional learning and also to the curriculum - both at the basic education level,