Contemporary Issues in American vs. Chinese Education

The number of Chinese college students willing to study in the United States has been steadily rising. However, Chinese parents consider their elementary and high school education the best globally. The U.S and Chinese education systems differ significantly in various aspects. Nonetheless, these differences do not hinder Chinese students from choosing to study abroad upon reaching college-level. Chinese parents and educators view their system as a strong foundation for academic excellence while believing the U.S system is beneficial to students' creativity. The Chinese education system is pegged on knowledge accumulation. 

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