‘Britain’s generous welfare system behind pupils’ lack of ambition,’ say Chinese teachers

British students are less motivated to study hard if they know they will get government handouts, the teachers said.

The-Chinese-teache_3395628b Telegraph Reports

Britain’s generous welfare system is behind pupils’ lack of ambition and ill-discipline, a group of Chinese teachers has said after spending four weeks in a comprehensive school in Hampshire. The five teachers, who are part of a TV series in which they take over the education of a class of 50 teenagers, have said British pupils unruly behaviour is directly linked to welfare handouts that has produced adolescents with rude behaviour.

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