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Korea has achieved remarkable economic development from the 1960s through the implementation of growth-oriented economic policy. As illustrated by the 2006 World Bank statistics which showed Korea's GDP to be the 13th largest in the world, the growth has been spectacular.
With few natural resources at its disposal, Korea's achievement in joining the ranks of the high-tech nations of the 21st century was due to its human resources. The driving force behind the astounding growth of Korea is education. In this site, the process of Korean educational development is introduced.
In addition, the current status of Korean education is introduced.