Friday, November 27, 2020

Controversial education reform sees Spanish scrapped as common language in schools

A CONTROVERSIAL law scrapping Spanish as the common language in schools has been slammed as ‘linguistic genocide’ by critics. 

Female role models in tech will help in creating an open, diverse, and inclusive ICT industry

“Young girls need role models. So, we must share more stories about great women, and promote this topic. When more women stand out in...

¿Son efectivos los llamados esterilizadores de luz UV y de bolas de vidrio o cuarzo?

Está demostrado que el instrumental que se utilice en tratamientos sobre el cuerpo humano, que conlleven contacto y posible rotura de tejido, tiene que...

Number of minors under 14 with COVID-19 in Spain’s Andalucia spikes twofold in just one month

The increase by 211.78% is more than double the increase recorded during the same period among adults between the ages of 45 and 64.

Villages and bubbles keep pupils and staff safe at Marbella’s Laude International College

UNPRECEDENTED safety measures at Laude International College in San Pedro de Alcantara (Marbella) seem to be paying off. Nearly...

Spain excluded disabled child from mainstream school and violated inclusive education right says UN

A disabled child from Leon has been discriminated against by the Spanish authorities, a UN human rights committee has concluded. Because of...

Westside School class sent home after COVID-19 case found in Gibraltar

A WHOLE class at Westside School has gone into self-isolation after one of its students caught COVID-19 and contact tracers moved in.

Village school tries to stay open in Spain’s Valencian Community by offering families a free home to get them...

A TINY village in the Valencian Community wants its primary school to stay open and is offering families free accommodation and a...

More than 200 schools across Spain have registered incidents due to cases of COVID-19, with Andalucia most affected

According to data of the Autonomous Communities, Andalucia, with 34 schools affected to some degree by the pandemic, is the region with most incidents

School children and COVID-19: how to respond and what to do according to protocol in Spain’s Andalucia

Measures for the prevention, protection and surveillance of COVID-19 in educational centres as published in the BOJA of September 2

Two schools on Spain’s Costa del Sol delay opening after COVID-19 cases detected

Just a few hours before the start of the school year, two schools in the province of Malaga have already announced their temporary closure

Study reveals that over 50% of teachers in Spain suffer anxiety or depression due to COVID-19

A STUDY has revealed that teachers in Spain show clear symptoms of anxiety because of COVID-19 and the return to the classroom.

135 teachers out of 87,911 test positive for COVID-19 in Spain’s Andalucia

Only 0.1% of teachers have tested positive for COVID-19 in serology tests

Spain hosts teachers of the future

THE appeal of CLIC International House has infiltrated every corner of the globe. With language students from the UK, Russia, Ireland, China...

Breaking free from the traditional school experience in Spain

The last two years of your schooling are ever more important in today’s changing world. Do you want the...

Back to school with The British School of Malaga

Every parent's goal is to make sure their children’s time at school is filled with happy memories, making friends and skills that...

Teachers will get COVID-19 training but only after new school year starts on Spain’s Costa Blanca

TEACHERS in Valencian Community schools are to be taught to identify COVID-19 symptoms amongst their students. The sessions though...

Half of Olive Press readers say it’s not yet safe to send kids back to school

EXPAT parents are completely split over whether it is the right time for children to return to school, our research suggests.

Back to school survey: Tell us how you feel about pupils returning to classrooms

Following the news that youngsters will go back to school full-time next month, we want to hear from you!

Students call for a three-day school strike across Spain over classroom concerns

STUDENT leaders in Spain have announced a three-day strike to voice their concern over problems for teachers and pupils alike, ahead of...

Schools start back in Spain: Here is everything you need to know

Kids will go back to school full-time next month. From Andulcia to Valencia, regions across...

EXPLAINED: Will students have to wear masks for the entire school day in Spain’s Andalucia?

Experts warn that ‘children cannot be expected to wear masks of any kind for the duration of a school day' and that 'at some point, the mask has to come off'

3 Best Universities in Canada

Choosing a university is one of the most critical decisions in the life of every purposeful person. It is the quality of education that...

Spain’s Andalucia to hire 6,300 extra teachers for next school year

Additionally, 1,600 cleaners will be employed to cover the disinfection tasks of the schools

Spanish experts warn 20 children in a classroom may lead to closure of schools again in autumn

According to the study, a group of twenty children in a classroom would have contact with over 800 people in two days

Why expats SHOULD be learning Spanish as Spain opens up post-lockdown

YOU may have been too scared to venture outside over the past few months, even for life’s basic necessities.

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