“Learning English at school, a mandatory chore that leads nowhere”

High-school seniors listen as an inspector informs them with regulations before taking a test of the national high school graduation exam at a school in HCMC, August 2020. Photo by VnExpress/Quynh Tran.

An excellent article about the status of English instruction in Viet Nam in which I’m quoted. Here’s my 8.9.20 article about this issue: Missing the forest for the trees: National English exam results reconsidered. (An edited Vietnamese version was published the same day by VNExpress.)

Shalom (שלום), MAA

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