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Discuss whether a country would benefit from lowering its school leaving age, considering the case of China.

School Leaving Age

The school leaving age is the age at which students no longer have to attend school. In the United States, this age varies based on state, but the average is between 16 and 17 years of age.

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If a country had an immediate need for employees in the workplace, it may make sense to lower the school leaving age. However, a country should plan...

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School Leaving Age in Britain History

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Chapter 1 / Lesson 12
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The age at which a government mandates education is significant. In this lesson, we'll look at the history of the school leaving age in England, and see how and why this has changed over time.


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