education

Shanghai to Promote City’s Art, Culture Brands, Talent in Comprehensive Three-Year Action Plan

Shanghai to Promote City’s Art, Culture Brands, Talent in Comprehensive Three-Year Action Plan

Shanghai to Promote City’s Art, Culture Brands, Talent in Comprehensive Three-Year Action Plan. The Shanghai Municipal Government has unveiled a…

May 15, 2018
Peng Xiaoling
Jack Ma Becomes First Chinese Philanthropist to Donate USD3 Mln to Jordan’s Queen Rania Foundation

Jack Ma Becomes First Chinese Philanthropist to Donate USD3 Mln to Jordan’s Queen Rania Foundation

Jordan’s Queen Rania Foundation for Education and Development received the first donation from a Chinese entrepreneur -- USD3 million paid…

May 8, 2018
Xu Wei
China Is Asia’s Top Destination for Overseas Students, Education Ministry Says

China Is Asia’s Top Destination for Overseas Students, Education Ministry Says

Some 489,200 international students opted to attend Chinese higher education institutions last year, making the country the top Asian destination for overseas learners.

Mar 30, 2018
Xu Wei
CNNC Scholar Calls on China to Establish Nuclear Power University

CNNC Scholar Calls on China to Establish Nuclear Power University

China should set up a university specifically for its nuclear power industry to solve the problems rising from rapid…

Mar 15, 2018
Tang Shihua
80% of China’s Schools Must Have at Least 10M Broadband This Year, MOE Says

80% of China’s Schools Must Have at Least 10M Broadband This Year, MOE Says

China's education ministry is requiring all schools to achieve basic internet access with increased speed this year, with the proportion…

Mar 14, 2018
Tang Shihua
Finland’s Futurecode Harnesses Animation, Pedagogy and Children’s Creativity in EdTech

Finland’s Futurecode Harnesses Animation, Pedagogy and Children’s Creativity in EdTech

Futurecode Ltd. is a decade-old EdTech startup from Finland that began with a child’s drawing.

Mar 12, 2018
Benjamin Roberts
Finland’s Mobie Academy Frees Students from Campuses and Classrooms for Lifelong Learning

Finland’s Mobie Academy Frees Students from Campuses and Classrooms for Lifelong Learning

Mobie Academy, a leading Finnish EdTech company visited Shanghai last week to showcase the infinite possibilities of harnessing technology to enhance education in China and globally.

Mar 11, 2018
Benjamin Roberts
Finnish Delegation Showcases Exceptional Advances in EdTech Sector in Shanghai

Finnish Delegation Showcases Exceptional Advances in EdTech Sector in Shanghai

Finnish education has long been considered world-class, with a unique system achieving results that belie its size and population of 5.5 million.  Graduation from…

Mar 11, 2018
Benjamin Roberts
China’s Youth Basketball Development League Gets Funding to Capitalize on Growing Demand

China’s Youth Basketball Development League Gets Funding to Capitalize on Growing Demand

China’s Youth Basketball Development League, or YBDL, has raised CNY50 million (USD7.8 million) in its A+ round of funding which…

Mar 8, 2018
Liao Shumin
China Should Teach Basic AI Courses in Grade School, iFLYTEK Chairman Urges

China Should Teach Basic AI Courses in Grade School, iFLYTEK Chairman Urges

Chinese schools should teach basic courses in artificial intelligence in elementary school to cultivate more talents in the sector, Liu…

Mar 7, 2018
Tang Shihua
British Prime Minister's Visit to China Creates 2,500 Jobs in UK, With Education Sector Prime Beneficiary

British Prime Minister's Visit to China Creates 2,500 Jobs in UK, With Education Sector Prime Beneficiary

China and Britain signed deals worth GPB9.3 billion (USD13.1 billion) during British Prime Minister Theresa May's visit, creating over 2,500…

Feb 5, 2018
Feng Difan
China, US Partner to Nurture Musical Talent

China, US Partner to Nurture Musical Talent

Shanghai Theater Academy will conduct joint enrollment with the American Musical and Dramatic Academy to train musical talent in both English…

Jan 24, 2018
Tang Shihua