Initiated by National Center for Schooling Development Programme (NCSDP) and sponsored by China Education Think Tanks (CETT), the 2017 (2nd) CETT Annual Meeting cum "Think Tank plus" Seminar took place in Beijing on Nov 23. Nearly 500 representatives of education think tanks and education departments across the country were present. Shen Jian, director of SIP Education Bureau, received certificate of honor for NCSDP expert and made a report on SIP's modern education mode at the event.
Shen gave a detailed account of SIP's efforts in education modernization over the past 20 years, including the continuous structural optimization and exploration for new driving forces and paths to build a people-centered and development-oriented education system.
In conclusion, Shen expressed his expectations for modern education development, stressing that greater efforts should be made to create a better education ecosystem relying on smart technology and innovation.