Ni Hao! Say Hyderabadis

The Times of India – Preeti Biswas “As trade relations with China are poised to grow deeper across the twin states, hundreds of people are opting to learn Mandarin, which has already emerged as the trade language in Asia…”Mandarin is becoming a...

Schools can — and should — teach more than discipline

The Seattle Times – Jerry Large “Dismantling the school-to-prison pipeline doesn’t require more information or analysis. It requires a will to change strong enough to produce sustained, effective action. Someone said that the other night at a meeting about...

Study Highlights Striking Racial and Gender Gaps in High School STEM

Education Week – Liana Heitin “While male and female students are earning high school math and science credits at similar rates, boys are still significantly more likely to take engineering and technology classes and to consider pursuing postsecondary STEM...

The Rise Of Liberal Arts Colleges In Asia

Forbes – Sergei Klebnikov “One of the most heated debates in education today concerns the liberal arts model. It has come under fire in recent years, and has been increasingly compared to STEM (science, technology, engineering, math) learning. The rapid...

Singapore tops OECD’s global school ranking, US placed 28th

CNBC – Luke Graham “Asian countries have topped the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)’s ranking of school performance across 76 countries, according to a report released on Wednesday. The high-profile report, which ranked...