Education

23 July 2004
Down on Zawiszy Street Premium
The on-again, off-again relations between the majority and the Roma in one Polish town mirror the situation across Central Europe.
By Wojciech Kosc
 
9 July 2004
A Class of Their Own Premium
Journalists from the Roma Press Center visited two Hungarian schools to see how children fared in classes for mentally disabled students.
By Bela Berkes
 
9 July 2004
Schools for Scandal Premium
'The special-school system has reverted back, since 1989, to the function sustained under the Third Reich.'
By RomaniWorld
 
28 May 2004
Brave New Schools Premium
Lukashenka unveils the next phase of his university reorganization plan--and reveals much about his true intentions.
By Vitali Silitski
 
26 May 2004
Does Graduation Equal Education? Premium
Exam scandal highlights cracks in Poland’s impoverished educational system.
By Jakub Jedras
 
3 May 2004
The EU’s Unhappy New Members Premium
A law curbing the use of Russian and other minority tongues in education has sparked the largest protests in Latvia since independence.
By Aris Jansons
 
Baghdad on the Vistula
29 April 2004
Baghdad on the Vistula Premium
Poles are embracing Arabic culture and language at a record pace.
By Jakub Jedras
 

TOL's education section is sponsored by the Open Society Institute with the contribution of the Education Support Program (ESP). The ESP aims to facilitate change in education and national policy development in line with the Soros foundation network's mission of promoting open society.

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