(PRWEB) March 09, 2016
China Education Resources Inc. ("CER") (TSX.V: CHN; US OTCQX: CHNUF), an edu-tech company with leading technology in intelligent system and content provider for online learning, training courses and social media for teachers, students and education professionals, today provides shareholders and investors with an update on its business performance.
First of all, a new horizon in the China education sector has emerged since 2015 that is the rapidly spreading soccer education. As a result, Chinese students urgently need leading edge soccer education materials representing the latest from the international soccer industry. The current Chinese soccer market is estimated to be $200 billion. By 2025, the China sports industry is forecasted to reach $859.9 billion, and the biggest segment is soccer.
CER has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with SOXNA S.L. to develop a soccer education program for China K-12 teachers and students. SOXNA S.L. is a Spanish consulting company of sports and has close connections with several famous soccer clubs in Europe. SOXNA S.L. has been running several significant sport programs, such as The Evergrande Real Madrid Foundation Football School, which is the largest soccer school in the world. SOXNA S.L. has created a series of unique teaching methodologies through collecting and analyzing the most successful experiences of the soccer specialists and authoritative sources from Europe.
“We are pleased to work with SOXNA S.L. together for China soccer education. This is a terrific opportunity to expand our product lines via our existing K-12 channels. We will introduce our products not only training programs but also other programs to the teachers and students who participate soccer education programs,” said Chengfeng Zhou, CEO, China Education Resources.
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Chinese central government has announced the China School Soccer Master Plan in 2015. The target is to set up 20,000 soccer schools with 20 million students’ involvement by 2017, have 100,000 soccer schools by 2025 and achieve the world cup competition. It is the first time China has introduced a soccer textbook to the K-12 school system as a mandatory course.
Ministry of Education, China (“MOE”) has started the K-12 school soccer teachers training program for the China School Soccer Master Plan since 2015. MOE also requires completing the four levels soccer competition system, which starts from grade 3 students for primary school, junior high school, senior high school and college.
“We are delighted having the great opportunity to integrate the functions of our online teacher training platform and school platform, and expect to provide a unique blended online/offline contents and services to teachers and students for soccer education program.”
In collaboration with China's education administrators and experts, CER has been helping to transform the curriculum of the world's largest educational system. Recognizing the need to address education reform changes, CER has created educational tools and curriculum for China's entire kindergarten through twelfth grade system. The Company is playing an integral part in transforming China's educational system through helping to convert the existing educational system from a memory-based learning system to a creative thinking and interactive approach. Presently, China Education Resources has over 1 million kindergarten through twelfth grade teachers registered through its web portal.
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