Back to School

As the school bell rings, students across the Balkans return to their classrooms. Education is a major contributor to development, peace and stability, and the EU has made reform a precondition for membership. Will this year see major steps forward?


Greece takes step in education reform


The government says it will change current legislation that tries to keep students enrolled in state-run colleges.
Croatia cuts education budget


New budget cuts are forcing parents to dig deeper into their wallets.
Bologna Process hits stumbling blocks in Montenegro


Understaffing remains a huge problem, as Montenegro implements the pan-European Bologna Process.
More than 100 Kosovo students sickened


More than 100 Kosovo teens were treated for a mysterious illness last week. While most were sent home, five returned to hospital for further treatment.
EU education commissioner praises Macedonia's reforms


SKOPJE, Macedonia -- EU Commissioner for Education, Training, Culture and Youth Jan Figel said on Thursday (September 3rd) that he is satisfied with...
Students with A-SMYLE


A-SMYLE, established in 2005, is a student exchange programme under the American Councils for International Education.
Teachers' strike may prolong summer break


School is just around the corner, but Serbian teachers have a list of grievances they want settled before they step into the classroom.

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