Two thousand school psychologists. The state will start paying them in three years, but they can still miss out

Recent events, such as the covid epidemic or the war in Ukraine, have highlighted the need for school psychologists. However, the schools don’t get any money from the state, and the unclear funding is one of the reasons psychologists don’t play there. The Ministry of Education wants to pay for them from the state budget … Read more

“Kids crumble because of bad grades, they don’t learn without them.” Schools explain how to assess students

The modification of the primary school curriculum, now commentable and due to come into force in two years, revives the debate on student assessment. That is, if the time has come to abolish traditional grading and replace it with verbal assessment. However, even for schools that have taken this step, it is clear that change … Read more

Ukrainians in the Czech Republic: the director of the primary school spoke about Ukrainian children

It hangs in the corridor hallway of Eden Primary School in Prague 10 puzzle in the colors of the Ukrainian flag and it says “Freedom to Ukraine”. In her office, school principal Jana Churáčková has a proposal on a flipchart, how to accept Ukrainian children. He immediately points out that this is an old schedule … Read more

Ukrainian children started teaching in the Czech Republic. Why does Russia want to fight? they ask the teachers

The first school welcomed children who had fled Ukraine before the war on Monday. A hundred children of various ages welcomed the 1st Slavic Lyceum in Prague. They will be taught by Ukrainian teachers so that the children can continue the education they had in their country of origin. Gradually, many more individual classes will … Read more