School swap Korea: Fast as lightning, but a little bit frightening | Tom Bennett

I loved my school days. Leaving home at 7:15 to listen to teachers until 4:30, at which point I skipped off to an after school study club until 10pm, getting home at midnight so I could scarf a luxurious 6 hours of sleep before Groundhogging the Hell out of it the next day and the next, never seeing my family and growing stress ulcers on my tongue like mushrooms under a bush. Happiest time of my…

Hang on a minute. 
Welcome to South Korean education, the focus of an unusually good documentary presented by the Sunday Times’ Sian Griffiths called School Swap: Korea Style (because you’re not…

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