School is a norm for most of us. Most people regard school as a place where you visit , meet thousands of students and learn. The majority of us, consider that this norm is applicable to every corner of the world. However, it has been noted that this may not be the case for various countries. Here a few discoveries about the significant facts about education in various parts of the globe.
To begin, Its China. The research was undertaken by the Economic Co-operation and Development on how much homework children are offered each week, China emerged as the lead country. It was established that in Shanghai China, a fifteen years old student would spend about fourteen hours each week on homework. The difference with the second country, which is Russia was notable as students spent less than ten hours each week.
Next, its Netherlands. In this country, children attend pre-school and day-care before they are their fourth year. After their fourth birthday, the next day the children are taken to begin their primary school. So in each day, a student is joining the primary school.
Then, we have England. This country holds the most ancient continually functioning school in the world. The King’s School, is the ancient school that was initiated in Canterbury, England in 597 AD and has never been shut down since the then. The school has served as a day and boarding school throughout the historical period up to now. The again,the Shishi High School in China was found to be the most ancient school in the world as it was founded in the year 141BC, Though it has not been fully functional.
In Australia, there is a school that employs Radio learning as the only means of schooling. This is because the Alice springs school is located in a very remote area of Alice Springs that is difficult for children to locate.
The United States has a leading number of schools such as the Spring Arbor University Online, that provide quality education inclined with Christianity.
The other ground-breaking findings in learning, is the City Montessori School, situated in Lucknow, India The highlighted school, had a record of 39,437 students in the year 2010.
Another fact is that education translates to higher earnings. According to UNESCO, every year that a student goes to school, their prospective earnings increase by 10%. This is even more valuable to children in the developing country, an opportunity offered to a child to attend an added year of learning translates to better earnings. Another important discovery by UNESCO is that an amount of billion a year could send all the adolescents to school. This is because the number of adolescents not in school is high.