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How is American schooling?

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Asked by shambu, 06 Nov '10 07:49 pm
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Education in the United States is mainly provided by the public sector, with control and funding coming from three levels: federal, state, and local. Child education is compulsory.

Public education is universally available. School curricula, funding, teaching, employment, and other policies are set through locally elected school boards with jurisdiction over school districts with many directives from state legislatures. School districts are usually separate from other local jurisdictions, with independent officials and budgets. Educational standards and standardized testing decisions are usually made by state governments.

The ages for compulsory education vary by state. It begins from ages five to eight and ends from ages fourteen to eighteen.[3]

Compulsory education requirements can generally be satisfied by educating children in public schools, state-certified private schools, or an approved home school program. In most public and private schools, education is divided into t ...more
Answered by LIPSIKA, 06 Nov '10 07:52 pm

 
  
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I heard, indian graduates are teaching online lessons to american kids ....Thats the fate of schooling in america. But, its true that, Higher education is worth having in US than in India
Answered by ashok kumar, 06 Nov '10 07:57 pm

 
  
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Good question
Answered by suppandi, 06 Nov '10 07:53 pm

 
  
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Better than Afghanistan and Pakistan .......
Answered by pradeep mishra, 06 Nov '10 07:51 pm

 
  
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