Homeschooling Gains Favor in China
Non-governmental education is a fairly new concept in communist China. Now homeschooling is starting to get noticed by the media.
Without tuition fees or text books, a group of boys and girls 9 to 18 years of age study together at Catherine Lamb’s house in Shanghai.
They meet regularly, twice a week. On Monday, they are divided into different groups to study history, English, maths and science. On Friday, which is usually the fun day, these youngsters undertake physical training activities such as bowling and basketball. Read more…