Education System

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Education Systems Failure

I hated math. Math was like, the worst thing on the planet. I would be late. I would go to the bathroom and just sit there. Jahleah Santiago, 18, widens her eyes…

Education system in the USA

In the USA, children start school when they are five or six years old. Depending on the state, schooling is compulsory until the age of 16 or 18. Children younger…

US education system Facts

1. U.S. Ranks 5th in College Degree Holders The United States is ranked 5th in terms of number of college-degree holders amongst the age group of 25 to 64-year-olds…

Raleigh NC education system

By Laura Leslie Raleigh, N.C. — The race for the open House District 49 seat will likely hinge on voters feelings toward education in North Carolina. Republican…

Best education system in the USA

“Here in the UK during year 10 and 11 (secondary school) we take GCSE examination. 62.4% get A*-C Grades (college only accepts you if you have A* TO C) with 20%…

Worst education Systems in Latin America

Which country has the world’s worst education system? According to the PISA (Programme for International Student Assessment) tests taken in 2012 by 15-year-olds…

China education system compared to US

Lili Gu (ENG’13) says he worked harder at BU than his counterparts at Chinese universities do. Photo by Vernon Doucette Lili Gu recalls his initial trepidation at…

Education system in Pakistan

In Pakistan, the education system adopted from colonial authorities has been described as one of the most underdeveloped in the world. Barely 60% of children complete…

Education system in American Samoa

Read “Television came to American Samoa on Sunday afternoon, October 4, 1964.” Thus opens a 1981 book by mass communications scholar William Schramm and his colleagues…