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Category: Return to India

Return to India myth #19: School education is generally better in India (than in the US)

Neo has been sternly told by Mrs. Neo that when someone asks “Schooling in India is very good – we turned out okay, right ?” – they don’t really expect to hear Neo’s detailed and brutally honest assessment. Neo has written a little about the schools admissions process in India, and he promises to write […]

Good schools prefer housewives

If you thought the Bush administration lived in an insulated bubble, wait till you meet some of the school “principals” in India. An artificial scarcity of convenient schools has hyper-inflated the egos of people with personalities that remind Neo of Milton from Office Space. One example is – “National Public School” (NPS) in Bangalore. The […]