Education

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.


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.


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++
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BiQdata
OBC Transeuropa
Alternatives Economiques
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Spiegel Online
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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.


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.


The Erasmus+ annual report

Thursday 11 July 2019 | Alternatives Economiques

What are the recent developments with the Erasmus program?


Pupils per teacher in Europe

Sunday 12 May 2019 | Alternatives Economiques

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?


Not only Erasmus. Where and why European students move abroad  in depth

Friday 13 October 2017 | Lorenzo Ferrari
Marzia Bona
| OBC Transeuropa

Many South-East European students enroll in foreign universities, but for most of them leaving the region remains only a dream


If not Oxford, then what? How much it costs to study abroad (and what will happen after Brexit)  in depth

Wednesday 26 June 2019 | BiQdata

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.


In Europe, too, equality starts at the kindergarten  in depth

Friday 17 November 2017 | Xavier Molénat
| Alternatives Economiques

Crèche or grandparents? Forms of daycare vary between countries, with major implications for equality.


Europe set to achieve its education target for 2020 

Tuesday 02 April 2019 | Kashyap Raibagi
| VoxEurop

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.