Shadow Education: Private Supplementary Tutoring and Its Implications for Policy Makers in Asia

cerc9-350

Mark Bray & Chad Lykins (2012): Shadow Education: Private Supplementary Tutoring and Its Implications for Policy Makers in Asia has just been published by the Asian Development Bank. In all parts of Asia, households devote considerable expenditures to private supplementary tutoring. This tutoring may contribute to students’ achievement, but it also maintains and exacerbates social inequalities, diverts […]

Continue reading


CERC book receives award

CERC would like to extend congratulations to Ruth Hahoe, Jun Li, Jing Lin and Qiang Zha, the authors of our latest book in the Series “CERC Studies in Comparative Education”, entitled Portraits of 21st Century Chinese Universities: In the Move to Mass Higher Education. The book  has received the 2nd place in the 3rd Annual Comparative & […]

Continue reading


UNESCO Chair Launch Ceremony

index_20120730_UNESCO

The Launch Ceremony for the UNESCO Chair in Comparative Education, followed by a Lecture & Community Dialogue on Sustainability and Education for All: Partnership for Service in the Global Village by Professor Mark Bray, the UNESCO Chair Holder, had been held successfully on 18 May 2012. Click here to link to our Faculty’s website for the Congratulatory messages from guest, […]

Continue reading