Book Review: ‘The Smartest Kids in the World: And How They Got That Way’ by Amanda Ripley

In fewer than 306 pages (much less if you exclude the author’s note, appendices, and selected bibliography attached at the end), Amanda Ripley seeks not just to gain insights into policies and practices found in high-performing countries, but to discover the very essence that makes Finland, South Korea, and Poland the ‘education superpowers’ they are.… Continue reading Book Review: ‘The Smartest Kids in the World: And How They Got That Way’ by Amanda Ripley