As live streaming propelled the KOL (key opinion leader, internet celebrity, or wanghong in Chinese) economy in China to go from hot to not in the past two years, this new social networking technology has been steadily transforming how the nation’s K-12 students get their after-school tutoring.

“Guys, did you screenshot the formula from earlier?”

“Mr. Wang, you are the best!”

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Rita Liao

Telling the uncommon China stories through tech. I can be reached at ritacyliao [at] gmail [dot] com.