What’s wrong with bribing your 3-year-old with a gold star? Or, if you’re in China, it’s a red star.
Chinese American journalist Lenora Chu was a new mother when she first moved to Shanghai with her husband, she quickly discovered the authoritarian style of Chinese schooling clashed with her American upbringing in Texas. How? What did she do?
Well, she wrote a book called “Little Soldiers” describing how children are educated and what the education system is designed to accomplish.
Check out my interview with Lenora Chu in this episode - “This Chinese American Life- What’s an education for?”
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