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The smartest kids in the world, and how they got that way, Amanda Ripley - pbk

Summary
Following three teenagers who chose to spend one school year living in Finland, South Korea, and Poland, a literary journalist recounts how attitudes, parenting, and rigorous teaching have revolutionized these countries' education results
Table Of Contents
Principal characters -- Fall. The mystery ; The treasure map ; Leaving ; The pressure cooker ; A math problem. -- Winter. An American in Utopia ; Drive ; The metamorphosis. -- Spring. Difference ; The $4 million teacher;- Coming home -- How to spot a world-class education -- AFS student experience survey
Language
eng
Literary Form
non fiction
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Physical Description
306 pages, illustrations, 24 cm
Isbn
9781451654431

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