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Teachers from China teach Chinese language and culture to American students in the Mid-West; they have interesting perspectives on education in general (students in China can study upwards of 16-18 hours a day compared to 6-8 hours a day in America) and American’s attitudes towards teachers–and the profession–of teaching, in particular.

http://www.nytimes.com/2010/05/10/education/10teacher.html?pagewanted=2&hpw

Great article about low-fee schools in India and around the world.  Provides compelling support for, but also opinions against, these schools.

http://www.boston.com/bostonglobe/ideas/articles/2010/05/09/class_difference/

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