Clearinghouse Resource

Title

Cultural Portraits: A Synoptic Guide (1st ed)

Authors/Editors

Palls, Byron P.

Publisher(s)

Bloomington, IN: Authorhouse

Source Information (Journal Title, Date, Length)

2008, 88 pages

Description of Resource

This book provides brief cultural information on about 72 countries.  Of particular interest to educators is the “Educational Profiles” section, which contains information on the educational systems of each country.  This includes the age of compulsory education, a description of primary and secondary education stages, the grading system, and more.  

Languages

English

Availability

This resource may be free from your local library or purchased from the publisher.