This encyclopedia is the most current and exhaustive reference available on international education. It provides thorough, up-to-date coverage of key topics, concepts, and issues, as well as in-depth studies of approximately 180 national educational systems throughout the world. Articles examine education broadly and at all levels--from primary grades through higher education, formal to informal education, country studies to global organizations.Gymnasium students generally finish their Arbitur, or final exams, at the end of their twelfth-grade year. ... Hauptschule students usually complete their studies by the end of tenth grade. ... Students must also take a foreign language, usually French or English, and one or more of the social sciences, most often economics.
|Author||:||Daniel Ness, Chia-Ling Lin|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2015-03-17|