American journalist, Ripley, conducts this captivating search into the lives of three American teenagers who travel to learn abroad for a year. The results of how / why failure is good, valuing teachers is essential, and why other countries are further ahead in producing better students, are investigated through wonderful narrative and research.
- Lovers of investigative journalism.
- Readers who enjoy non-fiction about education.
- Anyone interested in how schools are run in Finland, South Korea or Poland.