The AFP posted the following article about Vietnam's creaking education system pushes students overseas.

Post date: Jan 28, 2015 9:32:23 AM

"Every year, Vietnamese parents spend more than $1 billion sending their children to schools and colleges abroad, according to data from independent monitors, shunning a local system so backwards that experts say it is impeding economic growth. From teenagers sent to secondary schools in Singapore to university students studying at prestigious American institutions, at least 125,000 Vietnamese students are studying overseas..".Read more