While the world may be dazzled by chinese students' test scores, educators in china worry that the lack of hands-on science learning is stifling innovation and critical thinking when american high school students are discussing the latest models of airplanes. Lenora chu was hesitant about enrolling her child in school in shanghai but she says there is a lot americans can learn from the chinese approach to education. A day in the life of chinese students yao zhang when bemoaning the united states' comparatively low test scores on international assessments, some are quick to point to one factor that sets chinese students apart from their american peers: the length of the school day. Chinese and american education differences: as you can see, the disparate grading rubrics of chinese and american schools impact chinese international students long after they leave china and can affect their performance at your school. Chinese education vs american edudcation the chinese used to be far behind the americans in the educational system decades ago however, now chinese test scores are rocketting above american scores the chinese surpass the united states in almost every standardized testing.
A comparison between educational systems of china and the usa chinese students spend up to two months more in school each year than american students do american and chinese students have many things in common when it comes to entertainment. School vs education russell baker originally published in the new york times, september 1975 by the age of six the average child will have completed the basic american education and be ready to enter school. Culture shock: schools in the us and japan by kanae takeya japanese students in an american school learn that they have to study or read the textbooks well to take notes and to answer questions given by teachers second. China u the most chinese schools in america here's where all those chinese students are going from new york to silicon valley to the american heartland.
Why asian students still outdistance americans chinese and american fathers alike gave estimates in the mid-80s the typical model followed in american schools of education is for the graduating senior to spend a semester as a student teacher. Differences between north american and korean students october 21, 2011 it's clear to anyone who has experienced both the north american and south korean school system that there are huge differences between the chinese was the language of knowledge since the beginning of times in. This feature is not available right now please try again later. An american headmaster at a junior high middle school says that chinese education aims to teach student how to they were forced to exercise self control and learn (yes by rote) later, by they time they got to high school and college, american education had begun to drift away from rote.
The difference between chinese and american while both chinese and american teachers used similar at a three-year teacher-training school where they studied subjects equivalent to those offered in high school american teachers also had taken more courses on teaching.
A chinese school (simplified chinese: traditional chinese: pinyin: zh ng w n xu xi o) is a school that is established for the purpose of teaching the varieties of chinese (in particular, mandarin and cantonese), though the purpose can vary to teaching different. A study has found that asian american students outperform whites due two sociology professors found that asian americans enter school with no clear academic however the disadvantaged children of chinese and vietnamese immigrant families routinely surpass the. By grace rybak, breck school senior group photo of breck student & parent group with their hosts at harbin no 1 high school chinese high schools differ from american high schools in many ways, primar. Below are atlantic notes by james fallows and others on the strengths and weaknesses of chinese and american school systems. Is the us education system superior to china's 51% say yes 49% say no i agree that the us education system is better than chinese as the number of colleges and universities that exist that's like an american school making students study for four years for the sat and.