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  • March 22, 2015 • Online Content, The Globalist Notebook • Views: 1336

    Rethink the Gaokao

    By Yifu Dong Gaokao, in Chinese, is short for the National College Entrance Examination. This exam is the single most important test for college, for, in most cases, the score on this test solely determines whether one can get into a...

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  • October 27, 2012 • Chile, Glimpses, Print, Theme • Views: 928

    Miracle or Mirage?

    by Ashley Feng My Chinese friends smile when I praise their skyscrapers, their tree-lined avenues and high-speed rail. But when I praise their schools, they rush to correct me. Once, I mentioned education at a Beijing dinner party....

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