Book Launching Ceremony for "Soong Ching-ling Talks about Education" Held in Former Residence

2016-06-20 11:39:34   China Soong Ching Ling Foundation

Co-hosted by China Soong Ching Ling Foundation (CSCLF) and People's Education Press, and undertaken by CSCLF Mission Development Department, the launching ceremony of the book "Soong Ching-ling Talks about Education" was held in the Former Residence of Soong Ching-ling on May 28, 2016. Jing Dunquan, Vice Chairman of CSCLF, and Wei Zhirong, Chief Editor of People's Education Press attended the event.

Leaders and guests attending the event pose for a group photo.

Staff members from CSCLF Mission Development Department and People's Education Press spent two years arranging and editing 223 articles of Madame Soong Ching-ling on education from 1927 to 1981, which recorded her educational thoughts and practices completely.

Jing Dunquan, Vice Chairman of CSCLF, expressed his congratulation for the publication of the book at the ceremony. He said the thoughts of Soong Ching-ling on kids' education were an important part of her ideological system. The book summarized her thoughts from her long-term educational practices, which was a precious spiritual treasure she left for us.

After the ceremony concluded, the CSCLF Mission Development Department also held "The Third Soong Ching-ling Educational Thoughts Research Exchange Meeting". Experts and scholars communicated and interacted with one another on Soong Ching-ling's educational thoughts and children's cultural and art education.

Chen Yuexian, Standing Deputy Director of CSCLF Mission Development Department, Tan Gang, Deputy Director of People's Education Press, and He Dazhang, Former Standing Deputy Director of CSCLF Research and Publicity Division, as well as the chief editor of the book, attended the launching ceremony.