Speaking before an Asia Society audience about the future of U.S.–China relations, Australia’s Chinese-speaking, wisecracking former prime minister argued strongly for Chinese-language education in the West.
Can we finally make education the great equalizer Horace Mann said it could be, nearly 200 years ago? Tony Jackson cites some common practices in East Asian school systems that are among the world’s best.
Holding firm to her motto — “If you can DREAM it, you can DO it” — the Asia 21 Young Leader explains how, at the age of 12, she decided to dedicate herself to providing children in Pakistan with an education.
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