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Post time 2017-3-1 21:31:21 |Display all floors
I summarise my comments again....
This is clearly a person playing devil's advocate to encourage response from us. I cannot believe that anyone can advocate following Chinas example of education. The reasons are clearly stated by others here and in my previous blogs on the subject.
Chinese students have no life
They detest learning once education is over
The present system does not encourage initiative or independent thinking, nor a broad and balanced curriculum
Over-testing for no good reason and with little follow-up.
etc. etc.
English teacher and education adviser. China needs a teaching profession with less fear and more trust and honesty.

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Post time 2017-3-1 21:32:21 |Display all floors
I summarise my comments again....
This is clearly a person playing devil's advocate to encourage response from us. I cannot believe that anyone can advocate following Chinas example of education. The reasons are clearly stated by others here and in my previous blogs on the subject.
Chinese students have no life
They detest learning once education is over
The present system does not encourage initiative or independent thinking, nor a broad and balanced curriculum
Over-testing for no good reason and with little follow-up.
etc. etc.
English teacher and education adviser. China needs a teaching profession with less fear and more trust and honesty.

Use magic tools Report

Rank: 4

Post time 2017-3-1 21:33:48 |Display all floors
I summarise my comments again....
This is clearly a person playing devil's advocate to encourage response from us. I cannot believe that anyone can advocate following Chinas example of education. The reasons are clearly stated by others here and in my previous blogs on the subject.
Chinese students have no life
They detest learning once education is over
The present system does not encourage initiative or independent thinking, nor a broad and balanced curriculum
Over-testing for no good reason and with little follow-up.
etc. etc.
English teacher and education adviser. China needs a teaching profession with less fear and more trust and honesty.

Use magic tools Report

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Post time 2017-3-1 21:33:59 |Display all floors
I summarise my comments again....
This is clearly a person playing devil's advocate to encourage response from us. I cannot believe that anyone can advocate following Chinas example of education. The reasons are clearly stated by others here and in my previous blogs on the subject.
Chinese students have no life
They detest learning once education is over
The present system does not encourage initiative or independent thinking, nor a broad and balanced curriculum
Over-testing for no good reason and with little follow-up.
etc. etc.
English teacher and education adviser. China needs a teaching profession with less fear and more trust and honesty.

Use magic tools Report

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Post time 2017-3-2 00:53:10 |Display all floors
Gayle Post time: 2017-3-1 01:29
The push toward charter schools didn't begin with DeVos, she only wants to speed it up.  And many  ...

Hardly a "positive impact" letter. This is a complaint letter about how things are run at this torture academy.
Stupid people are like Glowsticks. You want to snap them in half and shake the crap out of them until they see the light.
I love sarcasm. It's like punching someone in the head ... only with words

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Post time 2017-3-2 02:46:29 |Display all floors
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Post time 2017-3-2 03:00:58 |Display all floors
seneca Post time: 2017-1-10 20:45
Could you please tell us what is so good about Chinese public primary and secondary education, and w ...

I totally agree.

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