Preschool education in China

  title={Preschool education in China},
  author={Z. Ming and D. Abbott},
  journal={International Journal of Early Childhood},
  • Z. Ming, D. Abbott
  • Published 1992
  • Sociology
  • International Journal of Early Childhood
Preschool education in China involves the formal care and education of children from one to six years old. Though preschool education is becoming an increasingly important part of Chinese society, only 20%-25% of Chinese children have access to formal preschool centres. Most children, especially in the rural areas, remain in the care of their parents and grandparents until they enter primary school at age seven. 
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