"What are public schools like in China; are they very strict; what subjects do they teach at different levels; how do they compare with American schools?"
HRW is calling on the Obama administration to halt aid to Mexican security forces until human rights violations are investigated and prosecuted.
The Conservative-led coalition government in the UK has embarked on a "shock therapy" deregulatory binge across the English education sector.
As Mexico celebrated its 203rd independence day this past weekend, teachers found themselves in the crosshairs of reactionary politicians.
The testing regime in Mexico is as entrenched as it is in the United States, and its political use is very similar - undermining the rights of teachers, and attacking unions that oppose it.