The Splendid Chinese Culture

Family Education in Ancient China


China has a long history of family education which is closely related to the country’s social development. There are a number of unique subjects taught in the curriculum, and some believe that even today it is worthwhile to use and learn from the ancient methods. Family education in China can trace its roots back to Confucius (551–479 BCE). 


Nanjing—Capital of the Six Dynasties


Nanjing, situated in the Yangtze River Delta, is the capital city of Jiangsu province and an important land and water transportation hub in China. Once the capital of the Six Dynasties, Nanjing ranks as one of the "four great ancient capitals" in China together with Xi’an, Luoyang, and Beijing.

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