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havior throughout a class,” she said, adding that AI is meticulous, tireless and fair
. “It might not replace human teachers, but it can free them from tedious tasks.”
For years, burnout has been a serious issue for the teaching profession around the globe. According
to a 2014 report by the Alliance for Excellent Education, a teachers’ advocacy group, roughly 50
0,000 teachers in the United States either move to new jobs or leave the profession every year.
Speaking at the 2019 National Education Work Conference in Beijing, Chen Baosheng, minister of education, said his minis
try has made reducing unnecessary work for teachers one of this year’s top priorities.
“We have to free teachers from pointless paperwork and nonteaching-related work,” he said.
“We have to give time and energy back to teachers to let them work on their research and on preparing lessons.”
The RMB’s daily trading reference, or the central parity for onshore trading, has been stabilized ar
ound 6.89 per dollar for eight days from May 20, and market watchers said market-oriented depreciation pressure was losing steam.
Yi Gang, the central bank governor, has said several times that the PBOC has ceased dir
ect intervention in foreign exchange markets, and the performance of RMB is addressed mainly by market forces.
General Wei Fenghe, China’s defense minister, will attend the coming Shangri-La Dialogue set to
open on Friday in Singapore according to Senior Colonel Wu Qian, spokesman for the Defense Ministry.
Wei’s attendance will be the second time China has sent its defense mini
ster to the international security forum held by the London-based think tank International Insti
tute for Strategic Studies. The first time was in 2011, when General Liang Guanglie took part and delivered a speech.
According to a public announcement from the Palace Museum, director and curator Shan Jixiang
has retired April 8, succeeded by the director of the Dunhuang Academy, Wang Xudong.
Born in 1954, Shan majored in urban planning and graduated from Tsinghua University. Before taki
ng his place as the head of the Palace Museum, Shan was director of the National Cultural Heritage Administration.
During his time at the Palace Museum, the place underwent a series
of innovative changes. By the end of 2018, over 80 percent of the areas in the Forb
idden City opened up to public visitors, compared with only 52 percent in 2014, and merely 30 percent before that.
The proportion of exhibited “royal treasures” increased from only 1 percent to the current 8 percent.
Shan also injected new vitality into Chinese cultural heritage. From the various creativ
e products to the Lantern Festival light show, the Palace Museum has returned to the center of public discus
sions. In 2017, the sales of its extensive creative product lines reached 1.5 billion yuan ($223 million).