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Multilingualism is one of the founding principles of the European Union, but only one in five Europeans can speak two languages other than their own – even though the picture is improving. What really makes the difference is the effectiveness of language teaching and exposure to foreign languages.
The OECD has just published the results of the PISA test – the world’s biggest class exam, which its representatives conducted in 2018. On one day, in 79 countries, 600,000 school pupils, representing 32 million of their peers, tackled the two-hour-long test.
An exclusive analysis of over 100 million meteorological data points shows that every major city in Europe is warmer in the 21st century than it was in the 20th. Subarctic regions, Andalusia and southern Romania are most affected.
Students with a migrant background face a number of integration challenges. A situation that influences their learning.
What are the recent developments with the Erasmus program?
In Europe, are all countries in the same position in terms of education and more specifically in terms of the number of pupils per teacher?
Many South-East European students enroll in foreign universities, but for most of them leaving the region remains only a dream
Final exams are almost done. If you’re thinking about studying abroad, see where in Europe universities are free and what types of scholarships are available to students.
Crèche or grandparents? Forms of daycare vary between countries, with major implications for equality.
The European Union (EU) is close to achieving both of its targets in the education sector which are a part of the Europe 2020 strategy.