Tag Archives: school

Three Moves by Mencius’s Mother

The allusion comes from The Biography of Mencius’ Mother Biographies of Outstanding Women by Liu Xiang, one of the greatest letters in the Han Dynasty. When Meng Ke, known later on as Mencius, was still a child, his mother and him lived near a graveyard. As Meng Ke played in the yard, what he imitated [...]

Posted in Chinese Culture, Chinese tradition | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Ancient Chinese School

Ever since ancient times, schools have been the primary means of cultivating talents though not being the only form of education. What sort of talents can be trained by schools depends on the nature and type of school and its purpose, content as well as the method of education, in addition to the coordination of [...]

Posted in Chinese Culture, Chinese tradition, History of China | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment