Tag Archive | international education

Are international schools bad for you?

By Matthew Cowan, LSU A newspaper article did the rounds on social media in Vietnam recently because it reported that some influential people in Vietnamese society believe early second language acquisition dilutes the identity of Vietnamese children. It also stated there’s a strong belief that  it meddles with children’s identification with Vietnamese culture and their […]

The LSU Top 5 #21

This is the 21st of our weekly links to the top 5 interesting bits and pieces we’ve found from around the internet. (Linking doesn’t mean we necessarily agree with these articles!) College: Where Free Speech Goes to Die – The Hoover Institution The author of this article argues that American universities and high schools (and, I suspect he would […]

The LSU Top 5 #13

This is the thirteenth of our weekly links to the top 5 interesting bits and pieces we’ve found from around the internet. (Linking doesn’t mean we necessarily agree with these articles!) The Data Vigilante – The Atlantic When Wharton research psychologist Uri Simonsohn saw published data that didn’t add up, he couldn’t let it go. In doing so, he uncovered blatant data fabrication […]