china, classical education, confucian teachings for children, three character classic, trimetric classic

Education in Ancient China: The ‘Three Character Classic’

The Three Character Classic is one of the key traditional texts from Chinese culture that is believed to have been written sometime in the 13th century. The text, with the traditional name San Zi Jing, is also known as the Trimetric Classic. The text focuses on imparting Confucian teaching to children. The ‘Three Character Classic’ ...

Emma Lu

A bamboo spout with water pouring out.

The Way of Confucius: Teaching Morals to Children in Today’s Society

Cartoons these days largely focus on superheroes saving the world from villains. While the typical good vs. bad story archetype is inherent in these animated shows, moral teachings seem to be lacking somewhat. If you want your children to watch a cartoon that teaches them moral lessons, then the Heavenkid animated program may be suitable ...

Helen London

Characters from 'Heavenkid.'