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Asia tops international school rankings chart

An international study of how schools perform puts Asian countries in the top five places, and the UK in 20th place.

The research uses data from tests taken by 15-year-old students in 76 countries.

Singapore heads the table, followed by Hong Kong. Ghana is at the bottom, while Poland, Slovenia and Vietnam all do better than the UK.

Sean Coughlan reports.

  • 13 May 2015
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