The Major Differences Between Education in U.S. and China

Think America is the best and only place to get a real education? More than 14,000 American students are currently studying in China.

They’re learning about the latest technology, how to write their 100-character alphabet, and more. Thankfully, all this and more are displayed in an infographic by


  1. fosteronomo

    December 19, 2011 at 4:43 pm

    And when I ask Chinese people (parents and educators) whether we should model our system on theirs…they say “no way.” Students are great at taking tests but lack the well-rounded, creative skill set needed to thrive in a fast-moving, collaborative 21st-century workplace.

  2. Evan

    September 6, 2012 at 5:40 am

    It has also been shown that sending a child to school early, younger than age 4 in some studies, causes emotional dependency issues and insecurity in later developmental stages. 5 is old enough, parents should raise their own children, not a school.