Chinese parents say they will keep pushing children to succeed despite crackdown on private tuition

Published Sep 12 2021 at 8:00 AM GMT
  • Liu Yanan, a 37-year-old from China’s eastern province of Jiangsu, quit her job as a doctor after she gave birth to her son to take care of him full-time.
  • Like many parents across the country she finds the constant effort to ensure her son does not fall behind other children exhausting and fears that a recent crackdown on private tuition will only place a greater burden on her.
  • She helps the second grader with every subject except English, where she prefers online courses which each cost more….



  • Published Sep 12, 2021 8:00 AM GMT