Desheng Gao

2018-04-09  |   1,610 views

Name: Gao Desheng



Institute of Curriculum and Instruction


Gao Desheng is a Distinguished Professor of “Zijiang Scholars Program” in the Department of Curriculum and Instruction. His research focuses on moral education theories, basic education theories and moral education curriculum. He is the vice director of Moral Education Academic Committee of the Chinese Society of Education and member of moral education subject group of National Office for Education Science Planning.

He has published more than 100 academic papers in the high-quality journals at home and abroad, such as Educational Journal and The Journal of Moral Education. Among them, more than 60 papers are included in CSSCI(Chinese Social Sciences Citation Index). Two papers and one abstract were reprinted on Xinhua Digest. About 40 papers were reprinted on Replicated Journals of Renmin University of China, so he is an important author for Replicated Journals of Renmin University of China.  

He has published five influential monographs, such as Theory of Life Moral Education, The Contemporary Challenge of Moral Education, 20 Details on Moral Education, and Times Spirit and Moral Education. He also has involved in compiling textbooks Character and Life and Character and Society for primary school and reversing “Character Education Course Standard” for junior high school. Experimental textbooks Character Education based on National Curriculum Standard for junior high school published by People’s Publishing House has been chosen by most of provinces and had a profound influence in China.