Education

13 March 2018
Teacher Strike Highlights Kosovo’s Education Woes Premium
EU representative says the country’s lack of progress on education reform could cost it dearly.
 
13 March 2018
Hungary Keeps Central European University on Ice Premium

School says it has satisfied demands of a new law, but the government keeps toying with an institution it regards as a bastion of liberalism.

 
8 February 2018
Latvian Citizen Accused of Spying for Russia Premium

Senior Russian lawmaker confirms deployment of ballistic missiles in Kaliningrad.

 
7 February 2018
Slovak Astrobiologist Off to Mars (Kind Of) Premium
Young scientist becomes one of a chosen few for a NASA-funded mission to explore what life might be like on the Red Planet.
 
7 February 2018
Science Suffering in Bulgaria Premium
EU freezes R&D funding because the country couldn’t come up with enough qualified local scientists to evaluate proposals.
 
12 October 2017
Bulgaria’s Drive to Bring Missing Kids Back to School Premium

A month has passed since the first school bells rang this fall in Bulgaria, but, for thousands of children, the academic year never started. 

 
11 October 2017
Russification or Expanding Opportunity?

As Georgian-language schools disappear in South Ossetia, supporters say the move will expand the horizons of local pupils, while critics claim discrimination. From JAMnews.

 
26 September 2017
Neighbours Irate Over Ukrainian Language Law Premium

While Russian would be most affected, the proposal to restrict teaching in foreign languages could hit many minorities.

 

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.

TOL/OSI Open Society Education newsletters are available here, you can find archive issues here. You can sign up for the education newsletter.

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