Sunday, May 19, 2019

Learning the lingo in Spain

HAVING been in business for 27 years, it can rightfully claim to be one of the oldest language schools on the Costa de la...

Andalucian universities on point of collapse, warn rectors

University rectors warn their funds are running out

Messi’s charity helps more than 1,600 Syrian children

The Barcelona forward’s charity has created 20 classrooms for displaced children

Spain has highest school dropout rates in EU for fourth year running

Spain’s dropout rate continues to top the EU, but students seeing education through are more numerous than in recent years ... with a considerable gender disparity

More than 100,000 parents back petition to standardise homework levels across Spain

A Madrid mother launched the petition after her son showed signs of stress from working three hours each evening

Close encounters of the BSM kind

A series of weird and wonderful events herald the new school year

Get educated: The Olive Press guide to schooling in Spain

Choosing the right schools for your kids can be a problem of algebraic proportions for parents newly-arrived on the Costa del Sol. Imogen Calderwood has the facts to help you tick all the right boxes

Spanish children encouraged to cycle to school

Biker generation

Students launch further strike action against education cuts

The Students' Union demands that people join them and stand up in the defence of public education

130,000 people visit Malaga to learn Spanish each year

Over 130,000 budding linguists touch down in Malaga each year to brush up on their Spanish

Teacher from Spain ‘hid in cupboard’ with students while white supremacist went on killing spree at US school

 A TEACHER from Spain was forced to hide in cupboard with her pupils as a white supremacist went on a killing spree in the...

Half term comes to Spain with region introducing British-style school calendar

Will Spain's other autonomous communities follow suit?

Robots take over Spanish classrooms

Robots may be the new frontier for programming education

Spain’s biggest uni Complutense broke and seeking private funds

Professors fear this may lead to the privatisation of Spain’s largest university

Protests erupt after SEVEN popular teachers sacked from leading British international school on Costa del Sol

The school's Madrid outlet taught David Beckham's children when he played for Real Madrid

How one underfunded Andalucian childrens’ centre is a true lesson in love

Troubled children find a home from home at one of Andalucia's 63 special needs school

Spanish A-level candidates rise by 14% across UK

Spanish A-levels rose as business focus shifts to Spanish

Transgender children gain new rights in Valencia

The regional government has signed off on a new protocol in a bid to tackle transphobia

PSOE to increase numbers of teachers in Andalucia

The Junta has also announced that it will reduce school hours to 18 hours per week.

Good education more crucial to success than working hard, say Spaniards

Only 47% thought that working hard was important for success

Meet the headmaster of Gibraltar’s new independent school next week

The Rock Hotel is hosting an information evening to introduce the headmaster of Gibraltar's independent school opening September 2016

But will we fit in?

Parents more concerned that other families are ‘people like us’ than about discipline

Spanish below average for speaking foreign languages

The average European Union citizen of working age speaks three languages

High dropout rate among Spanish university students

A new report claims only two-thirds of Spanish university students enrolled in a four-year course finish on time

Spanish universities urged to make studying ‘more attractive’ to foreign students

Currently, only 2.9% of international students studying in Europe opt for Spanish universities

Andalucia books boost

Region to receive almost a third of book programme budget
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