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More British children are learning Mandarin Chinese...

11 February 2019

With the learning of Chinese taking off in schools globally, Katharine Carruthers, Director of the Confucius Institute for Schools, writes that an increase in qualified teachers is urgently needed.

Pupil writing on a whiteboard during a Chinese lesson organised by the Confucius Institute

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