Singapore's School System: How It Works
By Lara Ruffolo
- Release Date - Published: 2012-06-08
- Book Genre: Education
- Author: Lara Ruffolo
Singapore's School System: How It Works Lara Ruffolo read online review & book description:
This book is for people interested in school reform and in how Singaporean students achieve their high marks on competitive international exams. Based on three years’ professional observation of Singapore schools, this book lays out the basic structure of the Singapore school system, especially its centralized control and the system of high-stakes exams, along with some of the unexpected problems that result from this structure. It also looks at Singapore’s teachers, the year-long school schedule, parental involvement and the widespread phenomenon of after-school and weekend tutoring. Finally, it considers the urge within Singapore to reform the system, and some of the hindrances to reforms there.
@2019 – Go Read a Book. All Right Reserved. goreadabook.org is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for website owners, to earn advertising fees by linking and advertising to amazon.com and any other website that may be affiliated with Amazon Service LLC Associates Program; As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases.
Singapore's School System: How It Works book review Singapore's School System: How It Works ePUB; Lara Ruffolo; Education books.
Post a review about this book