Homeschooling: most parents and caregivers unhappy with distance learning 

Wednesday 28 April 2021 | Daniele Ruzza
| VoxEurop

A Eurofound report reveals that despite being provided with the necessary tools and supported remotely by teachers, most parents and legal guardians of children in primary and secondary schools are dissatisfied with distance learning.

Training: the glass ceiling inside French business 

Friday 08 January 2021 | Naïri Nahapétian
| Alternatives Economiques

Latvia, Norway, Belgium and Luxembourg are among the EU countries working hardest to promote lifelong learning. France scores above average but is stagnating.

The UK is no longer the top Erasmus destination for students 

Monday 19 October 2020 | Anne Damiani
| Euractiv

While some of the effects of Brexit are still difficult to assess, the Erasmus+ exchange programme has already suffered the consequences. However, British universities wish to maintain their participation in the European programme. 

More and more school trips to the Balkans 

Tuesday 14 April 2020 | Marco Abram
| OBC Transeuropa

Are the histories of the former Yugoslavia and Albania finally entering Europe’s space of memory? A constantly increasing number of Italian school trips to the region gives us reason to hope so.

It is difficult to reach school in Italy's least connected provinces  Large investigation

Monday 24 February 2020 | Openpolis

In certain areas of Italy the distance to the nearest railway station makes this form of transport impractical. Below, we take a look at how well or poorly – and how many – schools in these areas are connected to households' places of residence.

In Europe, speaking more than one language is still a privilege 

Monday 30 December 2019 | Jacopo Ottaviani
| Internazionale

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.

Europe is getting warmer, and it’s not looking like it’s going to cool down anytime soon  Large investigation

Monday 24 September 2018 | Nicolas Kayser-Bril
| Journalism++
Pod črto
OBC Transeuropa
Alternatives Economiques
Der Spiegel

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.

Education at a Glance 2019 (OECD)

Monday 02 December 2019 | Alternatives Economiques

OECD's report “Education at a Glance" provides an overview on and comparative analysis of the different education systems in OECD countries and other partner countries. 

The mystery of the Easter Island statues and choosing the best telephone plan 

Saturday 14 December 2019 | BiQdata

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.

Integrating pupils with a migrant background in schools in Europe

Tuesday 20 August 2019 | Alternatives Economiques

Students with a migrant background face a number of integration challenges. A situation that influences their learning.