Lessons From Abroad

From the archives: Already languishing in red tape, refugee students now may be barred altogether from U.S.

Even without new restrictions, very few in this “lost generation” will ever get to study here

OPINION: How Finland’s youngest learners obey the rules — by fooling around in school

Master teacher reveals secrets of the world’s best education system

Refugee students languish in red tape as they seek to resume their educations

Many in this “lost generation” want to come to the US, but only a very few make it

Everyone aspires to be Finland, but this country beats them in two out of three subjects

With a focus on equity, Estonia has quietly joined ranks of the global education elite


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Immigrant children in Europe seem to learn best when assimilated in schools, data show

Language immersion in a new host-country language leads to better outcomes, OECD says

The view from here: The battle to sustain school attendance in Guatemala

Jorge Castillo, head of secondary at the School of Hope, tells how he struggles daily to get – and keep – students in school

Education myth: American students are over-tested

Among OECD nations, the U.S. administers fewer standardized tests and even fewer other assessments