I'm not a teacher, I'm not involved in education, and have no kids; so I'm useless on this subject. I do get comments from readers - some trashing particular schools where they have worked. Unfortunately, those negative comments are better suited for forums on the subject; not really for my blog. So, I often don't post them.
I always try to help people as much as I can and respond to all e-mails and questions. Since I receive so many questions on this topic, I thought I would post my standard response:
You should check out one of the teachers forums in Kuwait and pose your questions there. Here are several:
Ask questions of those who know and form your opinion based on overall concensus. I wouldn't look at it from any 1-sided opinion, but gather as much info as you can.