Singapore ranks 3rd globally in time spent on homework

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Singapore ranks 3rd globally in time spent on homework

Postby janet88 » Sat Dec 27, 2014 9:43 pm

http://news.asiaone.com/news/singapore/ ... t-homework

the strange thing is S Korea which is very academic driven spends fewer than 3 hours. :?

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Re: Singapore ranks 3rd globally in time spent on homework

Postby optimistforum » Sat Dec 27, 2014 10:32 pm

In the UK we are behind Shanghi and SG. Strangely, our students are more efficient as they have better problem solving skills. The Far East is strong on rote but not on independent thinking.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/education-30417132
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