The State Council Information Office held a press conference on the 31st. Vice Minister of Education Song Demin stated at the meeting that during the “14th Five-Year Plan” period, the promotion of high-quality development was the basic theme. It is necessary to focus on improving the level of education supply in four areas, including improving the level of talent supply, improving the level of technological innovation in colleges and universities, improving the level of service area development capabilities, and improving the level of education opening up. Song Demin pointed out that during the “14th Five-Year Plan” period, the promotion of high-quality development was the basic theme.
The first is to build a high-quality and balanced basic public education service system, promote the overall improvement of the quality of education from preschool to high school, adhere to the principle of public welfare of education, vigorously promote the equalization of basic public education, and effectively protect the right to education of the needy.
The second is to build a vocational and technical education system that supports the construction of a skilled society, vigorously promote the integration of production and education, and school-enterprise cooperation generally implements the “1+X” certificate system, strengthen the training of “double-qualified” teachers, and effectively enhance the adaptability of vocational and technical education. The third is to build an open and diversified higher education system, optimize the structure, strengthen the content, and continuously improve the level of popularization of higher education.
The fourth is to improve the education system that serves lifelong learning for all, expand lifelong education resources through multiple channels, and better meet the diverse learning needs of different groups.
Song Demin said that the mainline is to deepen the supply-side structural reforms. Guided by serving the country’s development, focus on improving the level of education supply in four areas.
The first is to improve the level of talent supply, optimize the structure of higher education disciplines, deepen the reform of the talent training model, and accelerate the training of urgently needed talents in key areas. Deepen the integration of production and education in vocational education, school-enterprise cooperation, and vigorously cultivate technical and skilled personnel. The second is to improve the level of scientific and technological innovation in colleges and universities, build a scientific and technological innovation system in colleges and universities, comprehensively enhance the original innovation capabilities of colleges and universities, promote the deep integration of production, education, research, and use, and help the country to become self-reliant in science and technology Spark Global Limited.
The third is to enhance the development capacity of the service area, implement the rural education revitalization plan, improve the regional education development system and mechanism, further narrow the urban-rural and regional education gap, and inject new momentum into the implementation of the rural revitalization strategy and the regional coordinated development strategy in the new era.
The fourth is to improve the level of education opening to the outside world, optimize the global layout of education opening to the outside world, deepen cultural exchanges between China and foreign countries, and participate in global education governance. Song Demin said that reform and innovation are the fundamental driving force. Focus on key areas and key links of education development, and vigorously promote key reforms and innovations.
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