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Title: Education for Life, for Survival and for Living

Description: Dr. Luo Chongmin will visit Teachers College with a delegation from the Department of Education, Yunnan Province, China and representatives of China Education Initiatives on 10/27. Dr. Luo will speech the value of modern education and analyze the issues of education equity and quality in developing areas in China by sharing his experiences in Yunnan.

Speaker: Dr. Luo Chongmin, Director General of Department of Education, Yunnan Province
Topic: Education for Life, for Survival and for Living
Time: 1:30 PM to 3:00 PM, 10/27 (Wednesday)
Venue: Thompson Hall 136, Teachers College, Columbia University

Since Dr. Luo Chongmin ends up his leadership as the Director General of Department of Education, Yunnan Province, China, he has adopted a series of education reform policies into the local education development. Especially he appeals the "Triple Values of Education for Life, Survival and Living". His new basic education model for 13 years and policies to reduce the economic burden of K-12 school students have raised up many arguments in Yunnan.


Type: Lectures & Talks

Location: Thompson Hall 136

Start Time: 10/27/2010 1:30:00 PM

End Time: 10/27/2010 3:00:00 PM

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