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Opinion: Are China’s schools failing?

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China’s much-lauded education system remains riven by inequality, with far-reaching consequences for schools, students and, ultimately, the economy," writes Adam Minter. The solution? Minter recommends starting with a repeal of residency permit laws that restrict access to education, investment in early childhood education and a reduction in school fees for rural children.
9 months ago
Lucas Niewenhuis
By Lucas Niewenhuis
Lucas Niewenhuis is an associate editor at SupChina who helps curate daily news and produce the company's newsletter, app, and website content. Previously, Lucas researched China-Africa relations at the Social Science Research Council and interned at the Council on Foreign Relations in New York. He has studied Chinese language and culture in Shanghai and Beijing, and is a graduate of the University of Michigan.
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