the main features of Tonkin Free School:
1.Tonkin Free School was started
in 1907 to provide a Western style education to the Vietnamese.
2.It provided education to rich
classes in science, hygiene and French culture.
3.these classes were held in the
evening and had to be paid for separately.
4.The school’s approach toward
modernization was that to be modern, the Vietnamese also had to look modern.
5.The school encouraged the
adoption of Western styles such as having a short hair cut.