China's National Minority Education: Culture, Schooling, and by Gerard A. Postiglione

By Gerard A. Postiglione

This quantity makes a speciality of guidelines and practices within the schooling of China's nationwide minorities with the aim of assessing the pursuits and impression of state-sponsored schooling for China's non-Han peoples. The essays within the 4 sections of this booklet research cultural demanding situations to country education, the level of academic provision in minority parts, the views of Tibetan and Uyghur minorities towards nation schooling, besides delivering case stories of 4 nationwide minorities. The e-book makes the purpose that regardless of the authoritarian personality of China's kingdom education, range reigns.

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A group of educators, a corporation, or a university) under a contract or charter with the state or local district. This governing organization may be nonprofit or for-profit. In return for public funding and autonomy, the charter school must meet accountability standards. A school’s charter is reviewed periodically, typically every three to five years, and can be revoked if the school does not meet its goals or is poorly managed. A charter school is like a school district with only one school, managed by its own board of directors.

However, some advocates of the basics would eliminate subjects that they consider unnecessary or controversial, like sex education, environmental education, and other allegedly nonessential studies. backward mapping: A process in which educators determine what students need to know and be able to do at a selected end point, such as high school graduation, and then build the curriculum in earlier grades to reach those desired end goals. The purpose is to make sure that students are prepared when they reach the desired end point.

Bias and sensitivity review | 31 The charge of bias usually is a claim that test questions implicitly or explicitly favor one group over another group. A difference in outcomes could be due to a real difference in the tested population (one may have more education than another) or to a systematic error in the testing instrument. Test developers may decide that a test question is biased and eliminate it, even if the test question appears to be fair on its face, because students of one group persistently have less success in answering it than students of other groups.

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