Free reading classes for tens of thousands
In Wanfulin Primary School, Wuchang District, 70 percent of the 660 students at school are from migrant families. Though the students have been born into relatively poorer families, the school is known in the neighborhood as a "paradise for reading books." Wanfulin Primary School Community Reading Center provides free access to students and nearby residents on weekends.
Tu Cong, a teacher of Chinese, is one of the major founders.She is responsible for the design and selection of books, activity planning and management. Visitors have now borrowed 40,000 times from the center, and it has aggressively pursued experts and scholars to interact with the readers.