Course: Comparative Education (EDU 604)
Semester: Fall, 2019
Assignment No: 2
Total Marks: 20
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1. Write down around 200 words on five advantages of studying comparative education. (4*5) (10)
Comparative education” typically refers to evaluating systems of education between different regions, cultures, or nations. I want to share only five advantages of studying comparative education with you here.
1. Comparative advantages are acquired over time, such as entrepreneurial orientation, availability of venture capital, and innovative capacity.
2. The knowledge of comparative education enables educationalist understands what is successful in the field of education policies from one country and uses them in their own country. Exceeding in Academic field of one’s country.
3. The knowledge of comparative education helps the teacher in policy formulation, analysis and implementation. It is very helpful for the students, if we use it in best way.
4. It refers to the superior features of a country that provide it with unique benefits in global competition. We cannot ignore it. We have to bear in mind that comparative education is to be lead to a better understanding of one’s country, not a competition.
5. It provides ideas for reform in an educational system. It helps in setting higher targets to be achieved by educational institutions or systems. If we say that, it helps us to understand the similarities and differences between other educational systems and ours that is not wrong.