A World-Class Education: Learning from International Models by Vivien Stewart

By Vivien Stewart

Designed to advertise dialog approximately easy methods to teach scholars for a speedily altering, innovation-based international, this finished and illuminating booklet from foreign schooling professional Vivien Stewart specializes in figuring out what the world's top tuition platforms are doing correct for the aim of settling on what U.S. schools—at the nationwide, country, and native level—might do otherwise and better.

within the twentieth century, the us was once the realm chief in education—the first nation to accomplish common secondary schooling and the 1st to extend better schooling past the elite category. Now different nations are catching up and jumping ahead—in highschool commencement premiums, within the caliber and fairness in their K–12 schooling platforms, and within the percentage of scholars graduating from university. it's not that American schooling has gotten worse a lot that schooling in different components of the area has gotten quite a bit greater, so fast.

Designed to advertise dialog approximately tips to teach scholars for a quickly altering and more and more without borderlines and innovation-based global, this entire and illuminating publication from overseas schooling specialist Vivien Stewart isn't really approximately casting blame; it really is approximately figuring out what the easiest institution structures on the planet are doing correct for the aim of making a choice on what U.S. schools—at the nationwide, nation, and native level—might do in a different way and higher. right here, you'll consider

How the U.S. schooling procedure fares opposed to rising overseas criteria of excellence.

The regulations, practices, and priorities of the world's best-performing platforms, in addition to particular principles for adapting those ways for U.S. schools.

the typical elements attribute of high-performing and swiftly bettering systems.

New versions of twenty first century educating and management and how one can modernize curriculum, guideline, and assessment.

How know-how and overseas alternate can assist the USA shut functionality gaps and succeed in new degrees of excellence and equity.

studying is going either methods, Stewart writes. different nations have realized greatly from the us, and now it's time for American educators to open their eyes to different nations' globally-minded and future-focused practices, leverage latest resources, and create a very world-class schooling process for this iteration of scholars and generations to return.

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