EDUCATION


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NEWS

The umbrella union representing all public sector workers on Tuesday approved a request from one of its members to be exempted from Wednesday’s general strike.

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IMAGES

The national exams started at schools across the country on Monday, with the candidates having to bring a negative self-test before being allowed to enter the premises.


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OPINION

The language we speak is the house we inhabit, the map and limits of our world, the vessel for our travels. The language twe learn at a later age opens up new worlds within us and in space and time.


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NEWS

Incentives for the promotion of innovation and the increase of revenues of universities and research centers are included in a draft law that the Education and Development Ministries will put to public consultation in the coming days. 

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NEW PHILOSOPHY

Workshops that were piloted this year in 218 schools across the country – in subjects such as robotics, volunteering, entrepreneurship, sex education and road safety – will be integrated in the school curriculum in the new academic year, Education Minister Niki Kerameus said Thursday. 



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SEXUAL MISCONDUCT

A laboratory teaching staff member at Athens University (EKPA) was suspended Thursday following allegations of sexual harassment by female students. 

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NEWS

The recruitment of officers who will man the so-called university police teams that will protect academic institutions around the country is set to begin in the coming days, according to the government on Monday.


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OPINION

Fear, weakness or conscious rigidity? Are the limits between thought and reaction so narrow or has New Democracy’s steady lead over SYRIZA in the opinion polls frozen any intention – if we assume it exists – by its leader, Alexis Tsipras, for any shift in the way he criticizes the government?