How does a city in South Africa compare to a sound system school system?

South Africa’s first and only high school was built in 1964 with a sound track, and now more than 10,000 children attend it, the sound system in the capital, Johannesburg, has been the focus of a campaign to raise funds for its upkeep.A number of local schools are being built with sound systems, and some […]

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Which school system is the worst?

We’re always on the lookout for new school system rankings and we’re happy to report that one of our colleagues has put together a great list.The list, compiled by education researcher and school system expert, Andrew Wilson, has been featured on The National Education Project and The Huffington Post, and is a must-read for any […]

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Australian school system has more teachers than students, report finds

Australian education system has a higher percentage of teachers than the number of students, according to a new report by the University of Sydney.In 2013, for example, about 11.5 per cent of the total number of teachers was teachers.The number of primary and secondary school students was also higher, at more than 14 per cent.It […]

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