Daughter of Vietnamese immigrant receives desk after testing into top Taiwan school

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- The daughter of a Vietnamese immigrant who lives in a makeshift home has received a new desk and container house after news broke of her plight and her successful entrance to a...

English vocabulary requirement in Taiwan high schools reduced by 2,500 words

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwan's Ministry of Education announced on Sunday (Jan. 21) that it would reduce the number of English words high school graduates are required to learn by 2,500 in an eff...

Does Taiwan’s education systems offer value for money?

As the father of a toddler, my wife and I have been thinking a lot about the pros and cons of the Taiwanese education system of late as we try to decide whether to school our daughter here or back in ...