Charlene TAN (陈惠萍) is an associate professor at the National Institute of Education, Nanyang Technological University. A former high school teacher in Singapore, she has taught for close to two decades in a variety of education settings. Her research focuses on the philosophical and comparative aspects of education with a particular interest in Confucianism and East Asian education systems. She has (co)authored 7 books and over 100 refereed journal articles and book chapters. Her books include Learning from Shanghai: Lessons on Achieving Educational Success (Springer), Confucius (Bloomsbury), Educational Policy Borrowing in China: Looking West or Looking East? (Routledge), and Comparing High-performing Education Systems: Singapore, Shanghai, and Hong Kong (Routledge).
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Click here for her interview with the American Educational Research Association (AERA) in the Educational Change SIG, Lead the Change Series.