Greece Ranks Low on OECD’s World Education Rankings

The latest Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) report on education, the largest worldwide ranking regarding school systems that has ever been conducted, found that...

Greek Judges, Garbage Collectors Strike

Mountains of rubbish are accumulating on the streets of Athens and courtroom doors remain closed. These are the results of municipal workers and judges strikes...

Students Clash with Police Outside Greek Education Ministry

Some 1,500 protesting students, parents and teachers gathered earlier today outside the Education Ministry in Athens, Greece, in order to protest against the government-planned...

Greek University Employees Announce Yet Another Strike

The administrative employees of the University of Athens suggested a new three-day strike on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, to their federation. The employees will...

Survey Finds Greece’s Education System the Worst in Europe

A recent survey conducted by the U.K. research and analysis institution Economist Intelligence Unit for the British publishing house Pearson, found that the Greek...

Young Greeks Losing Hope Fast

In answer to the question “In general, do you think things in Greece are heading to the right or the wrong direction?” 87...

Pupil in Rhodes Collapses From Hunger

A few days ago, a Junior High School pupil lost her consciousness and collapsed during break time. Her schoolmates and teachers ran to help...

Greek Education Minster Plans System Reform, Rejects Military High Schools

Greek Education Minister Nikos Filis inaugurated the first formal National and Social Dialogue Committee for Education on Monday morning, outlining the ministry's reform agenda. Among the reforms...

Second Chance to “Eternal” Greek University Students

Education Minister Andreas Loverdos announced the permanent deletion of about 118,000 “eternal” students from Greek universities on August 31. The issue of the Greek eternal...

Rhodes Headmaster Accused of Indecent Assault

A 55-year-old headmaster of secondary education is accused of indecent assault against a 14-year-old student on the island of  Rhodes. An arrest warrant against...

Changes in Greek University Transfers and Entry Exams Have Students and Parents Pulling Their...

Tertiary student transfers from one institution to another for the 2013-2014 academic year have been deemed unconstitutional by the Council of State, meaning that...

Canadian Students Paint Thessaloniki School

Students from Toronto, Canada, visited Greece and went to Toumba, which is a quarter of east side Thessaloniki, in the framework of the partnership...

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