Please wait...
Please wait...
Home > Screenings > > The Tiger Mum

TAGGED IN

The Tiger Mum


5 x 60’

As educational methods evolve and we become aware of global differences, we often hear that the results of children from the Far East tend to surpass those of their western counterparts. Research reports, press articles and best-selling books debate the pros and cons of strict, traditional Eastern discipline versus more modern and lenient Western ways.

This new format road tests parenting techniques based on the Tiger Mum methods of a more structured educational routine, led by discipline and encouragement. An ordinary family is committed to help their children improve their learning potential with the help of an education coach, or Tiger Mum, who claims she knows how to create winners.

This formatted series questions whether two ordinary children can improve their performance at school in just one month by following a new educational regime based on discipline and hard work. The regime doesn’t stop at the end of the school day, but carries on at home while they do homework and even during leisure activities. By testing the children before the experiment begins and again after one month of Tiger-Mum led hard work, we can determine whether these new parenting techniques work. If successful, these methods could help not only improve these children’s school grades but also, in the long run, create a better future.

related content

More shows from company

  • Dead Lucky
    Dead Lucky
  • Slow TV
    Slow TV
  • Who Lives Where
    Who Lives Where
  • Catch Phrase
    Catch Phrase
  • Stalkers
    Stalkers

C21Media.net is…

All about content in the 21st Century, from TV to web, mobile, tablet and beyond. C21Media is considered Home to The International Entertainment Community.

Free news alerts

From the daily C21Media newsfeed to weekly genre focused e-publications. Register to receive the latest news and analysis to your desktop or mobile device.

Subscribe to C21

Paid subscriptions give access to exclusive news, unique resources and specialist content areas. Click here to read more and subscribe online.

Sharing access

Our terms and conditions strictly prohibit the sharing of subscriptions and abuse can lead to prosecution. Click here for more information on our multi-user packages.

C21 everywhere

C21Mobile is a tablet / smartphone app available for iPad and iPhone with an Android version set to follow. You can also follow us on Twitter and Facebook.

Contact C21

C21 Media Limited
2nd Floor, 148 Curtain Road
London EC2A 3AT
+44 (0) 20 7729 7460
c21media.net
[email protected]