Debate: What can British schools learn from the Chinese education system?

Updated Thursday, 23rd July 2015
Is there anything British schools can learn from the Chinese education system? Join in the debate. 

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illustration of people debating Recent studies would seem to suggest that China boasts one of the best education systems in the world and that the once acclaimed British education system is trailing a long way behind. With long days of studying, competitiveness amongst peers and strict discipline in the classroom, it's clear to see why the Chinese system is deemed world-class. On the other hand, it has also been reported that China is turning to a British-style education because Chinese parents find it more creative. But what do you think?

Is there anything British schools can learn from the Chinese education system?

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