Children Of Asia's Elite Leaving Home Earlier Than Ever To Study Abroad
Saturday, August 17, 2019, 8:28 AM
Philip Tsuei was just 12 years old when his parents sent him 7,000 miles from home to attend middle school in the hills of western Massachusetts. "It was pure dread," said Tsuei, now 23. "It was like I was sentenced to death. I just counted down the days." Still, he knew it was his "duty" to study at all-boys Eaglebrook School in Deerfield.