China Just Banned Foreign Materials from Public Schools

Source: CNN,

China has announced a ban on foreign teaching materials like textbooks and classic novels in all public primary and secondary schools.

The guideline, published by the Ministry of Education on Tuesday, stated classrooms must feature teaching materials that "insist on the guiding principles that reflect the Chinese style."

"All primary and secondary school teaching materials must reflect the will of the party and the country," the notice read, so that students would "bear the great responsibility of the rejuvenation of the Chinese nation."