Education

Teaching on the Tibetan plateau

Teaching on the Tibetan plateau

Being a kindergarten teacher can be real challenge - especially if your job involves working at 5,000 meters above sea level, high on the Tibetan plateau.Tsongyi county, in vast northern Chang ..

Sports game at a special school in Tibet

On September 28th, a special school in the city of Lhasa witnessed visually impaired level-3 students enter sports game arena for first time.The children used all their ability to demonstr ..

Bilingual Education Benefits Tibetan Children

Tseri Yangzom, 7, from Deqen County in Diqing Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture of southwest China's Yunnan Province, is the pride her family. The daughter a inn-keeper and farmer, she ..

Young teacher sets high ambitions in Tibet

Young teacher sets high ambitions in Tibet

Zhang Min [Photo/Shanghai Daily] A recent graduate of East China Normal University will be the first Shanghai student to become a full-time teacher in Tibet. Min's decision may seem surp ..

Taking a new road to enlightenment

Taking a new road to enlightenment

A Tho Ram Pa program student (left) during a debate with monk from another monastery who was invited to test the candidates. Provided China Daily Tibetan Buddhist monks are learning range of ..

Lhasa: new books sent when school opens

Lhasa: new books sent when school opens

Photo taken on March 1, 2016 shows that a student at No. 1 Primary School of Lhasa City is reading the new textbooks. [Photo/Xinhua] On 2016, as primary and secondary schools in ope ..

Mountaineering school hits new heights

Mountaineering school hits new heights

Tibetan institution is building homegrown expedition expertise and promoting autonomous region as center of Himalayan culture. Surrounded by snow-capped mountains glaciers, the plateau i ..

Investment in Tibet's education surges

Investment by central and local government into Tibet's education reached 15.7 billion yuan (2.4 U.S. dollars) last year, about 2.5 times the sum in 2010. According to statistics ..