Education

14 December 2018
For Czechs, Good Times May Not Last

Despite vibrant economic growth and unemployment rates at their lowest in over two decades, there’s a lot to worry about.

By David S. Jackson
 
14 December 2018
Albanian Students Continue Protests Despite Calls for Dialogue

After government abolished additional exam fees, protesters are now asking for better standards of education and dorm living conditions.

 
3 December 2018
CEU Moving From Budapest to Vienna Premium

Forced out by failure to reach agreement with the powers that be, the grad school is to open a new campus for incoming students in Austria.

 
23 October 2018
A Sporting Chance Premium
A soccer team for Roma kids in the Czech town of Neratovice has boosted school attendance and given the players a wider field of play.
By Melanie Ritchot
 
Kyrgyzstan first day of school
13 September 2018
Kyrgyzstan Rebuffs Turkish Takeover of Gulen Schools Premium

Officials tell Ankara’s ambassador not to meddle and deny reports Gulen followers may soon be deported.

 
8 August 2018
More Than a Neighborly Gesture Premium

Massive financial assistance from Romania has not only led to the renovation of hundreds of kindergartens in Moldova, dampening a major reason for emigration, but also imported best practices in local financial management.

By Madalin Necsutu and Ilie Gulca
 
18 July 2018
Have Hungarian Authorities Now Set Their Sights on Academy of Sciences? Premium

Critics see move to hand over big part of science budget to new ministry as way to extend political control over unruly academics.

 

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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