EDUCATION

The Biggest Teacher’s Pets in Chinese History

Four stories of ancient Chinese pupils who went to great lengths to honor their teachers

SUBSCRIBER EXCLUSIVE
DIALECTS

Speaking Up: Can Social Media Save China’s Dialects?

Content in dialects is booming on social media, but is that enough to save them from extinction?

SUBSCRIBER EXCLUSIVE
EDUCATION

How English Went from Imperialist Treachery to Lingua Franca

While English language education was once practically forbidden, decades of reform have turned it into massive business

EDUCATION

“We Aren’t Stupid”: China’s Dyslexics Share Their Stories

What’s it like to have a learning difficulty in an education system focused on tests?

NEWS

Netizens React to Ukraine Conflict and Other Trending News

Netizens debate Russia-Ukraine conflict, ByteDance employee dies after overtime work, Covid-19 outbreak connected to Wuhan, Beijing to fund fertility treatments—it’s Viral Week

NEWS

Panda Escapes at Beijing Zoo and Other Trending News

Panda’s daring escape attempt from Bejing Zoo, Omicron variant discovered in China, crab rescues clothing, Han dynasty emperor’s mausoleum identified—it’s Viral Week

LIFE

My baby was born with a rare disease—should I let him die?

A father from Shandong recounts living with a child with a congenital illness

Parents at 16

Two former teen parents open up about their struggles with family and responsibility

TRADITIONAL CULTURE

Enfant Terrible

Misbehaving “bear kids” are causing damage at a high price

EDUCATION

Toddler Training

A 5-year-old’s 15-page CV reflects China’s latest schooling phenomenon: the Super Kid

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