Beijing, 25th December, 2018, (BISTU)— BISTU President Wang Yongsheng preaches to administrative staff on the spirit of national and municipal conferences on education at international auditorium of Xiaoying Campus on 25th December 2018. It is aimed at understanding of President Xi Jinping’s address on National Conference on Education and implementing issues regarding the spirit of national and municipal conferences on education. The meeting is hosted by Deputy Secretary General of CPC BISTU Committee and attended by Vice President Liu Yong and over one hundred administrative staff members.
On the meeting, Wang Yongsheng shares his own experiences in learning, research, and working and reviews reform and opening up in the field of education in the past 40 years. Wang Yongsheng says that resumption of college entrance examination ignites reform of China’s education. Then the times and the nation start to show even greater respect to knowledge, intellectuals and talents. The Party and the country have then confirmed a key development strategy of national rejuvenation through science and education. He explains that four aspects deserve our attention, i.e., realizing the important implications of municipal conference on education, in-depth understanding of President Xi Jinping’s statements on education, facilitating educational modernization in Beijing, and effective implementation of the spirit of national and municipal conferences on education.
Wang Yongsheng talks about speech of Cai Qi, Secretary General of CPC Beijing Municipal Committee, on understanding of important statements of President Xi Jinping on educational development and requirement raised by Chen Baosheng, Minister of Education, on developing education in Beijing. The past years have witnessed tremendous achievements made by BISTU. Wang Yongsheng points out that the University always upholds socialist direction in running school, steadily implements the spirit of education with focus on morality, and centers on talent cultivation. Also we are guided by “construction of five environments”, depend on all faculties, staff, and students, deepen reform of system and mechanisms, enhance academic quality construction, and build professionalized, quality academic teams. We lay emphasis on quality, talents, and features in development of the University and serve industrial development and coordinated development of Beijing-Tianjin-Hebei while centering on construction of Beijing as Four Centers. We have made progresses in all aspects. Wang Yongsheng stresses that BISTU is a municipally supervised higher educational institution. The whole university shall follow the spirit of national and municipal conferences on education, uphold Xi Jinping Thought on Socialism with Chinese Characteristics for a New Era, and comprehensively implement the Party’s guidelines of education in all aspects of our work. It is now the time for us to work even harder to facilitate connotation development, quality development and featured development so as to move further on the pathway to building a high level university with distinctive feature in information technology.
Wang Yongsheng requests that all sectors of the University shall seriously, thoroughly learn and understand President Xi Jinping’s important statements on education and strengthen "four awarenesses" to ensure thorough implementation of the spirit of national and municipal conferences on education. It is then advised that a series of activities be raised, including systematic learning and training, seminars and talks, publicity activities, etc.
In the end, Wang Yongsheng raises clear-cut 12-word requirements for all party members and administrative staff members: knowing the big picture, learning about major events, accumulating knowledge, seeking development. Knowing the big picture indicates that ss educators, we shall seriously learn and implement the spirit of national and municipal conferences on education, enhance consciousness of safeguarding Xi Jinping’s core position in the Party and in Central Party Committee, and actually focus on morality in education. One of our major objectives is to offer education to satisfaction of people in Beijing. And we would spare no efforts to contributing to the grand goal of educational modernization. Learning about major events requests all faculties and staff to know about the University’s development strategy, development goals, feature of education and to understand familiarize with responsibilities of all divisions. Then they will be more self-conscious in implementing educational guidelines of the Party and governments. Accumulating knowledge means the idea of lifelong learning shall be rooted in everyone’s mind. All faculties and staff shall broaden their horizons and update knowledge in a timely manner. They are expected to become professionals of education who are loved by students. And seeking development emphasizes on individual development while contributing to development of the University. All faculties and staff shall set ambitious goals which are in line with actual development and general goals of the University. Individual development shall be integrated into the cause of BISTU.