Teachers Witness the Affect of the Bailouts on Greek Students’ Dreams for the Future

With the continuing cycle of one bailout after another, the youth in Greece is being hit harder than ever. School aged children might be...

Schaeuble: There was Agreement Three Weeks Ago and Greece Asks for 3 More

German Finance Minister Wolfgang Schaeuble said as he joined Thursday's Eurogroup meeting, that he foresees an agreement on the disbursement of the next installment...

Facebook Group Calls Students to Participate in School Sit-ins

The Greek Minister of Education Andreas Loverdos has reacted to the “sit-ins” of secondary school students throughout Greece. As the Greek Minister stated yesterday...

Volunteer Teachers: Giving Migrant Schoolchildren in Greek Camp a Chance at Education

Greece is preparing to educate around 8,500 refugee children starting this September. The program that is set to start in September will include classes to integrate the...

OECD Study Shows Greeks Lag Behind in Skills and Aptitude

The recent report by the OECD on Greek manpower found that Greek adults lack skills compared to the rest of the world despite the...

UNICEF: More Refugee Children in Greek Schools than Ever Before

Greek schools are welcoming more refugee and migrant children who have been stranded in Greece since April of last year, according to UNICEF. Major efforts...

Technological Institutions Upgraded to Universities of Applied Sciences

Deputy Minister of Education Sia Anagnostopoulou stated that the Greek government has proposed an upgrade to Technological Institutions being renamed and restructured as Universities...

Greek Finance Ministry Freezes VAT on Private Schools

Greece's interim Finance Ministry has decided on Monday to freeze the 23% value added tax on private education, which was legislated on August 14, until next year. According to Greek newspaper...

Muslims Of Thrace Ask For Bilingual Education

The minority of Thrace, addressed a request letter to the Greek Minister of Education Konstantinos Arvanitopoulos, for the creation of bilingual minority kindergartens. The announcement...

Students Occupy University Buildings to Protest Rectorate Proposal

A new wave of occupations of university buildings has started as students protest against the rectorate's proposal that student issues should be decided by...

Greece’s School Community Against Student Profiling

The Greek education community is strongly reacting to a recent phenomena of police “interference” in schools. Jointly the Secondary School Teacher Union of Piraeus...

Changes in Elementary School Curriculum to be Tabled in Parliament by Education Minister

Speaking to state broadcaster NERIT, Greek Education Minister Andreas Loverdos has said that he is contemplating several changes to the Greek elementary school curriculum...

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