Ge Daokai, NPC deputy and director-general of the Jiangsu Provincial Department of Education:
This policy stresses the importance to promote education equality and improve people’s livelihood. In recent years, Jiangsu Province has taken a variety of measures to increase education expenditure, improve the mix of spending, and increase supply of high-quality educational resources. For example, Jiangsu Province has included as the supply of educational resources as an important indicator in the performance evaluation of local-level governments. In the future, we will make efforts to provide more widely accessible education in the province.