I'm looking for a site where I can ask a question regarding the math education system in the US versus Spain. I asked for a site recommendation on the meta SE, and they suggested this site might be appropriate, but I thought I should check on this site's specific meta first. My question is as follows:

I live in the US, and as such, I'm used to my high school math courses being essentially organized by subject material: algebra -> geometry -> trigonometry -> precalculus -> calculus. I was talking to a Spanish friend about her math courses, and she said that in Spain, they don't have those divisions. She was confused that our math courses would be split up by subject material and said that her's are all together. So my question is, how are mathematical topics of education divided between different classes in Spain, and are those divisions at all equivalent to the way we divide them in the US?

Is this an appropriate question for this site? Thanks.

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    $\begingroup$ Props for asking! I don't think it is a good fit here. Vaguely related topics have been discussed in MathEducators.SE. That one was at college level, and more about content as opposed to structuring. So I'm not sure about MESE either, but I think you have a better chance there. $\endgroup$ – Jyrki Lahtonen Sep 30 '17 at 16:21
  • $\begingroup$ Amazing question on amazing platform $\endgroup$ – Aditya Sep 30 '17 at 18:01
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    $\begingroup$ Could the downvoter please explain? Would you rather I simply post my question without knowing if it's good? $\endgroup$ – Phoenix Sep 30 '17 at 20:25
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    $\begingroup$ @Phoenix votes on meta are a little different. On meta, on a question like this, it means "no, it is not a good question for this site" It probably isn't meant to say your post here in itself is bad. $\endgroup$ – rschwieb Sep 30 '17 at 21:50
  • $\begingroup$ Oh, alright, thanks for explaining that to me. $\endgroup$ – Phoenix Sep 30 '17 at 21:51

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