News on schools and education policy in Slovakia

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Changes accompany the upcoming school year. 11. Aug 2022, at 11:37
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The programme is intended for children who haven't finished primary education. 14. Jun 2022, at 12:05
Schools lack hundreds of teachers. 13. Jun 2022, at 14:46
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Slovak universities closed more than 900 study programmes, a 1,000 more yet to shut down. 11. May 2022, at 17:47
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Poor staff well-being can lead to increased absenteeism and decreased job satisfaction and motivation. Tom Finley28. Apr 2022, at 14:05
Ganna Konovalenko had taught English to the youngest children at a primary school in her home village before she had to flee the war in Ukraine. Today, she is a teaching assistant in Zvolen, central Slovakia, where she helps Ukrainian pupils.
Ganna Konovalenko has found herself in Zvolen, central Slovakia, after she left the Mykolaiv area in Ukraine due to the war. 22. Apr 2022, at 9:49
Pupils from a private primary school in Senec look at a photo that is a part of the "Eko, Not Ego" educational exhibition on climate change and Africa.
Teachers highlight what schools need to prepare students for life in the 21st century. 22. Apr 2022, at 9:27
Teacher Lenka Reháková and schoolchildren from Liesek, northern Slovakia, won the first edition of the global Fast Heroes educational project.
FAST Heroes is a campaign targeted at children to raise awareness of stroke symptoms. 12. Apr 2022, at 11:22
Ukrainian refugees at Taras Shevchenko Primary and Grammar School in Prešov
Some schools report full capacities. and 1 more1. Apr 2022, at 7:45
More than 300,000 mostly young Slovaks have left the country in the past 15 years.
One of the largest universities in Slovakia still does not consider the amendment to be optimal. 24. Mar 2022, at 11:45
Education Minister Branislav Gröhling (SaS)
Education Ministry preparing financial contribution for schools. 16. Mar 2022, at 17:38
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They can connect with their classmates and teachers even if they are in various countries. 3. Mar 2022, at 18:29
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The ministry has prepared materials advising Ukrainian parents on how to enrol children in Slovak schools. 2. Mar 2022, at 11:33
The Covid-19 pandemic has changed the way people learn foreign languages.
The largest universities in Slovakia, impact of the pandemic on language schools and dual education are among the highlights of the latest Business Focus. 28. Feb 2022, at 11:44
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Only Covid-positive pupils have to go into isolation. 28. Feb 2022, at 11:17
Comenius University in Bratislava
Comenius University suspended teaching on Monday, and plans to hold an earlier election of its rector. 21. Feb 2022, at 17:34
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Universities are promoting themselves abroad, but there is still work to be done. 11. Feb 2022, at 9:20
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Their number has increased five times in the past ten years and schools are woefully unprepared. 8. Feb 2022, at 12:18
The University of Ss. Cyril and Methodius in Trnava
The University of Ss. Cyril and Methodius (UCM) in Trnava celebrates a quarter of a century
7. Feb 2022, at 6:15
Graduates of dual education at DT IT Solutions Slovakia.
Slovakia returned to dual education only nine years ago. 1. Feb 2022, at 9:29
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