Fact fiction

10th August 2007 at 01:00
65.4

The percentage of working time upper secondary school teachers in Scotland spend teaching. Source: OECD

"If you are surrounded by sea you are an island. If you don't have sea all round you, you are in continent."

A seven-year-old gets to grips with geography.

40.6

The percentage of working time upper secondary school teachers in Germany spend teaching. Source: OECD

"A dolphin breathes through an arsehole on the top of its head."

A Year 4 boy demonstrates his grasp of biology.

23.8

The percentage of working time upper secondary school teachers in Japan spend teaching. Source: OECD

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