Mission of Center
We seek to contribute to a better understanding of education development in China and to strengthen education relationship between the United States and China.
Mostly through the research & development projects of the faculty and researchers at Teachers College Columbia University and their collaborators, the Center on Chinese Education seeks to contribute towards a better understanding of educational development and policies in
Improving education for children of migrant workers: This project examines alternative policies for improving the financing and quality of basic education for children of migrant workers in urban
Expanding lifelong education for migrant workers: This project examines alternative models of expanding lifelong education opportunities for migrant workers in
Financing of compulsory education: This project examines alternative policies for strengthening the financing of and equalization in compulsory education in
World Class Universities: This project examines the concept of a world-class university and evaluates alternative quantitative schemes for ranking universities. It is conducted by faculty and students of Teachers College Columbia University.
Internationalization of Research Universities: This project examines internationalization trends in research universities in
Expanding access to college education for female students: This project examines alternatives for expanding access to college education for female students from minority and poor backgrounds, in