China underscores mental health education for students

China’s Ministry of Education on Monday urged more efforts to provide qualified mental health education and services to students in primary and middle schools. Local education authorities and schools should strictly implement a newly revised guideline on mental health education, according to a circular published on the ministry’s website on Monday. The circular stresses systematic […]

Chongqing to cultivate innovative teenagers

Seven students form Bashu Middle School joined a national key laboratory in Chongqing University on December 11. They are the first patch of students who are involved in the “Eyas Plan”. Together with their supervisors, they will engage in scientific and technological researches and inventions, and explore knowledge beyond the text books so as to […]

Chongqing International Microelectronics College co-established

Chongqing University of Posts and Telecommunications and the Microelectronics Institute of Chinese Academy of Sciences signed the outline agreement of strategic cooperation recently, to co-establish the “Chongqing International Microelectronics Institute”. The two parties will strengthen the cooperation on strategic and scientific projects, and build the scientific innovative platform, so as to improve the transferring of […]

More translations needed for Chinese literature to expand worldwide

Mohammed Elshijh, an Egyptian doctoral candidate at Beijing Language and Cultural University, chose to study Chinese literature after receiving his bachelor’s degree in 1999. As countries with long, rich histories, China and Egypt have much in common, Elshijh said, adding that Mo Yan, winner of the 2012 Nobel Prize for Literature, is also popular in […]

Chinese in America Donate to Assist Education in Jishou

“I never thought uncles and aunts from as far as America would help us like this and not expect anything in return–I really appreciate it! Though I can’t repay them now, I will study hard and repay them with good grades in school”, Wang Xiaohui, a student at Daxingpian Primary School in Jishou, Hunan said […]

China Central Academy of Fine Arts Establishes its Research Center in Hunan

On November 30, co-founded by the Hunan Huakai Chuangyi Exhibition Service Co., Ltd. and China Central Academy of Fine Arts, the first base of education, production and research of the academy in Hunan held its plate-conferring ceremony in Changsha. Benefiting from its richness in Huxiang Culture and renowned for its prominence in such fields as […]

China issues special stamps for Confucius Institutes

Confucius Institute Headquarters (Hanban) and the China Post Group on Saturday jointly issued two pieces of special stamps on the Confucius Institutes, which have sprung up across the world since 2004. The stamps featuring the theme of exchange and teaching were the first such stamps ever issued by China Post. Over the past eight years, […]

Chongqing pilots part-time education with diploma

Chongqing has started part-time education with diploma in technical schools, offering opportunity for workers to obtain a professional certificate and a diploma of part-time schooling after receiving the education assigned by their companies and passing the examination with a qualified result, released by Chongqing Administration of Human Resource & Social Security on November 14. Works […]

China to train university presidents overseas

The Ministry of Education on Tuesday launched a five-year overseas training program for 1,000 presidents of public universities based in central and western China in order to improve their management capacity. Some 100 university presidents will be sent to the United States, Britain, Australia and Germany for a three-week training course later this month, the […]