September 14, 2012
The Philippines Economy: Ready for Take-Off?
As its rise in the Global Competitiveness Report shows, the economic conditions are improving. Still, many challenges remain.
June 21, 2012
Rise of China’s Creative Class?
Creativity helps fuel modern economies. If China wants more of it in classrooms new experiences are key.
May 01, 2012
What Finland Can Teach China
A focus on daycare rather than rote learning is why Finnish students have some of the best global test scores. Chinese students might be more creative if they took a leaf out of their book.
December 08, 2011
Chinese Students and Fitting In
U.S. universities are too focused on quantity not quality of students from China, one Chinese student says.
November 23, 2011
Are Chinese That Different?
Chinese students might have their differences with their American counterparts. But they’ve more in common.
November 17, 2011
Bridging the Sino-U.S. Divide
Do American and Chinese students see the world differently? Maybe, but there are ways to bring them together.
November 13, 2011
How to Help Chinese Students
Chinese students often have problems fitting in at U.S. universities. But there are steps to make things easier.
November 08, 2011
The Clash of Civilizations?
Is the latest wave of Chinese students studying in the United States a ticking time bomb of cultural tension?
August 30, 2011
The Sad Case of Wu Yongzhi
Was a Shenzhen high school teacher really solely responsible for wrongly promising parents places for their kids?
July 09, 2011
Little Emperor Syndrome
Are Chinese and American parenting approaches really so different? Both leave much to be desired.
July 02, 2011
How China Kills Creativity
By taking emotion out of the classroom, Chinese education may also be destroying any chance of creativity.
June 07, 2011
India's Ageless Caste Shadow
News that some school children won’t eat meals prepared by dalits is a reminder of India’s struggle with caste.