South Korean parents told: pre-school English ‘harmful’

Parents in South Korea who put their pre-school-age children into English language classes are wasting their money and could be slowing their educational development.  This is the message that an education pressure group, World Without Worries About Private Education, is trying to get across in a society where pressure to attain exam success has created a boom in private tuition and growing numbers of English language classes for kindergarten-aged children. Guardian, 8 November, 2011. Read more…

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