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The Global Search for Education: Creative China

C. M. Rubin | Posted 08.10.2014 | Education
C. M. Rubin

Jiang Xueqin believes that the very best American institutions of learning have "a culture and tradition of openness, diversity, and risk-taking that China must emulate if China is to progress as a society and as a culture."

Elite Education Is Affordable After All! (Just Not for Americans)

Steve Nelson | Posted 06.17.2014 | Education
Steve Nelson

Under the banner of globalism or multiculturalism, American educational institutions are engaged in a tangled and controversial web of international arrangements.

Job-Ready Graduates Are a Big Need in U.S. and Internationally

Joseph W. Bruno | Posted 11.30.2013 | College
Joseph W. Bruno

And in the process of developing a strong relationship with our international students and UIR administrators, it has become evident that our Chinese partners want to incorporate more of an American-style liberal arts approach to education. While I find this reassuring, I also hope others in American higher education share my excitement.

The Rebalancing to Asia: The Role of Student Exchanges

James Goldgeier | Posted 04.06.2013 | College
James Goldgeier

In light of the size and scope of current conflicts around the world, increasing the numbers of students who study abroad would seem to be the least of our national security challenges. But, simply put, we need more students, and a more diverse student population, to study abroad.

Iowa Looks Abroad For Lessons On Education Reform

| Liz Willen | Posted 08.09.2012 | Education

This piece comes to us courtesy of The Hechinger Report. Iowa has surprisingly global ambitions to improve its education system. That's why I fo...

Chinese Students: We Were Transferred To Poor-Performing School To Boost Scores

Posted 08.01.2012 | Education

The U.S. Department of Education's Office of Civil Rights has launched an investigation into allegations that the San Mateo Union High School District...

Americanese: In Between the Gaps

Rui Dai | Posted 07.14.2012 | College
Rui Dai

As more and more international students from all over the world come to the U.S. and become immersed in American culture, perhaps a term like Americanized Chinese or Americanese can also emerge to indicate an identity that is not completely Chinese or quite Chinese-American.

Shaken By Shooting, Chinese Students Still Seek US Colleges

AP | DIDI TANG | Posted 06.12.2012 | College

BEIJING — Shaken by the shooting deaths of two Chinese students near the University of Southern California, China is unlikely to slow its pace o...

Boy Genius' Book Reveals Life In College At Age 8

AP | JOHN ROGERS | Posted 04.16.2012 | Education

LOS ANGELES — The one thing 14-year-old Moshe Kai Cavalin dislikes is being called a genius. All he did, after all, was enroll in college at ag...

The Bronx Meets Beijing

Jessica Cohen | Posted 03.20.2012 | Education
Jessica Cohen

It was in that moment of "speaking" with this Chinese teacher that I realized why I was brought to China...

Youth Entrepreneurship Grows in China

Steve Mariotti | Posted 03.18.2012 | Education
Steve Mariotti

Last year, almost 23,000 students completed the entrepreneurship program and presented their individual business plans. The students started small businesses in such diverse areas as handcrafted goods, used cell phone resale, computer repair, recycling, restaurants, and farming.

The Chinese Are Coming: Another Perspective

Brian D. Cohen | Posted 02.14.2012 | Education
Brian D. Cohen

Much has been written lately about the recent influx of Chinese students to U.S. colleges, universities, and boarding schools. Both a recent Bloomber...

More International Student Enroll At U.S. Campuses

AP | Posted 01.14.2012 | College

WASHINGTON -- A sharp increase in the number of Chinese college students is helping to fuel another year of record international student enrollment on...

WATCH: How Shanghai's Students Stunned The World, What The U.S. Can Learn

Posted 01.04.2012 | Education

As American students continue to struggle in math and reading, students in Shanghai who took international exams for the first time outscored every ot...

Maine School Falls Vastly Short Of Chinese Recruiting Goal After Newspaper Labels School 'Mediocre'

AP | By CLARKE CANFIELD | Posted 10.12.2011 | Education

PORTLAND, Maine -- A school district in the deep woods of Maine that sought out Chinese students to help boost its enrollment and its finances fell fa...

Public Schools Recruit Tuition-Paying Students From China

AP | CLARKE CANFIELD | Posted 06.04.2011 | Education

MILLINOCKET, Maine — Northern Maine is 7,000 miles and a world away from China, but that's not stopping a school superintendent from recruiting ...

'Why Chinese Mothers Are Superior'

wsj.com | By AMY CHUA | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

A lot of people wonder how Chinese parents raise such stereotypically successful kids. They wonder what these parents do to produce so many math whizz...

Poll: More Chinese Workers Prefer Domestic Firms

Newsweek | Isaac Stone Fish | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

In August, China's biggest job-search site released a survey of 200,000 Chinese college students, ranking their -preferences for employment. Only thre...

Maine Schools Aim To Recruit New Students From China

Take Part | Posted 05.25.2011 | Education

Tucked away in the northern woods of Maine lies a remote little school district with a very big problem. Local paper mills are closing, jobs are disa...

The Chicago/China Connection

Rod Shrader | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago
Rod Shrader

There is a remarkable body of work underway at UIC that is making a difference in the way business is done between the Unites States and China.

China School Stampede: 8 killed, 26 injured In Rush Out Of Evening Study Sessions

AP | CHRISTOPHER BODEEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BEIJING — Eight youths were killed and 26 injured when students descending a crowded staircase after evening classes at a school in central Chin...

Silence from Chinese Students on the Campus Where Tiananmen Rang Loud

Alec Ash | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Alec Ash

In 2009 there is no indication in Beida of such a rebellious past.

Chinese 'Bought French Degrees' With Bribes: French Official

BBC | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

An official at a French university says he was offered a huge bribe to award degrees falsely to Chinese students....

America's Top Universities Scouring China's High Schools To Recruit Top Students

United Press International | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Harvard, Stanford and other top U.S. colleges say they're actively recruiting China's best high school students and offering them full scholarships. ...