South Korean education

Yvonne Kim
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Education Blues Pt. 2: Sex Education Without Sex

How can students prevent sexual assault while on a trip with their friends? Don’t go in the first place, said the Ministry of Education’s first standardized sex education curriculum in 2015. And to prevent sexual assault when home alone with a friend of the opposite sex? Don’t

Jieun Choi
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Education Blues Pt. 1: South Korea Cracks Down on Elite Schools

I suffered through an existential crisis in my second year of high school. By this, I don’t mean over my existence, but over my school’s existence. That year, abolishing foreign-language high schools hit the headlines for weeks, like it has been lately. We’d fret about the future