As the new Lithuanian government urges emigres to return home, the education of their children moves center stage, with promising results.
Two British women set out to add color and creativity to the lives of children in a large refugee center.
Interior minister, colleagues shocked at arrest of experienced, respected boarding school teacher.
Adopted in January, the ban, which prohibits any kind of religiously affiliated clothing, has not deterred students from wearing hijabs until now.
A school in Latvia is going to court over a prohibition against serving vegetarian- only meals to its students.
Amendments to the Education Act foresee dismissing teachers untrue to the Latvian state and Constitution, sparking fears of censorship.
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