Mongolian academic who rose from humble beginnings promotes benefits of learning Mandarin and other tongues.
Inner Mongolia autonomous region recently formulated and issued Several Measures on Strengthening the Construction of the Teaching Staff Groups Using State-compiled Textbooks in Ethnic Language Schools (Trial).
Ethnic language schools in Inner Mongolia autonomous region will start using State-compiled Chinese language textbooks, which will not add an extra homework load onto the students.
Putonghua, the common language, is an important means of building a sense of shared national identity in a country that is home to 56 ethnic groups.
The use of a common language and characters will not weaken ethnic minorities' cultures, instead it enriches the country's national and cultural heritage.
Xiliin Gol League in North China’s Inner Mongolia autonomous region recently introduced several measures targeting teachers in ethnic schools.
Inner Mongolia's stability, prosperity and peaceful social order and its development as a "model autonomous region" are inseparable from a number of "bilingual talents" that have come up in the past years.