The whole world was a little obsessed with this story last week. It seems there was a story in the Wall Street Journal by a American Chinese mother who details her “recipe for success”. The article is tough, and advanced, but it has created some buzz internationally and I am pleased to present it to you.

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052748704111504576059713528698754.html

Also, here is a rebuttal from a “western” mother.

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424052748703333504576080422577800488.html?mod=WSJ_article_RecentColumns_TheSaturdayEssay

What do you guys think? Where do you stand on this issue? No doubt we have to talk about this one in class. Heh…. 😛

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