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A review on the Dutch school system

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A review on the Dutch school system

It all begins from the moment you are going to secondary school. Here you will start to prepare for your future career. However, since you are young there are so many things you could do and maybe want to do. Not only school of course. Traveling, media and all kinds of subcultures influence your character and thus also your future. Still, decisions will have to be made at this age, at least in the current system. Since I have experienced troubles with this system, I decided to discus this early choice and I have asked myself the question if it this system is not outdated.

So what does the current secondary school program look like? In the first year you are all in the same class independent of your educational level. The second year you are being divided in levels based on your first year and in the third year the time has come to make your own choice as to in which educational direction you want to continue. These directions are closely related to your future career. The so called tiered-system consists of VMBO, HAVO and VWO. VMBO is

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