The WISE Research Series


Prof. Jian Liu

Position: President, China Education Innovation Institute, Beijing Normal University
Country: China

Jian Liu’s major appointments are Doctoral Supervisor, Chief Expert and Vice Dean of Collaborative Innovation Center of Assessment toward Basic Education Quality, Vice Chairman of Education and Culture Committee of the Central Committee of the Jiu San Society and President of China Education Innovation Institute. 

He conducts research and evaluation on curriculum and instruction, education assessment and diagnostics, pedagogy of mathematics, etc. He is actively promoting many nationwide educational programs, such as “Math for All”, “New Curriculum Reform”, “Green Index of Education Quality”, and “Comprehensive evaluation of Education Quality”.

From 2000 to 2011 he initiated and drove the Project of Chinese National Curriculum Standards, including their development, implementation and revision. He also acted as the leader of the composing group of Chinese National Mathematics Curriculum Standards for Compulsory Education (Experimental Version).

From 2005 to 2008 he directed the project of National Portal Website of New Curriculum (CERSP) and the Daily Page views of the website once reached 1.7 million.