The Free University of Brussels (ULB) held a ceremony Monday morning at the Erasmus campus in honor of Dr. Denis Mukwege, lecturer at the University and co-winner of the 2018 Nobel Peace Prize with Nadia Murad for their efforts to end the use of sexual violence as a weapon of…
Some schoolchildren are spending up to four hours a day on the school bus, just to get to and from school, according to the latest annual report by the children’s rights commissioner for Flanders, Bruno Vanobbergen.
Between 2000 and 2015, the budget for compulsory education has increased by 10% in Wallonia-Brussels, while it decreased by 15% for higher education, according to a comparative study prepared by Jean-Paul Lambert, Honorary Rector of St. Louis University.
A Flemish court last week upheld a complaint by the parents of a handicapped child who was turned away from his primary school in Antwerp Province despite legislation in Flanders on inclusive education.
Teachers of geography in the Catholic education system in Flanders have expressed misgivings over a proposal to include their subject in a bundle covering a number of science and technical subjects.
The Flemish government will invest 150 million euros over the next three years to create extra spaces in schools.
A group of young people is to join forces with the Brussels public transport authority Stib this week to help battle sexual harassment on public transport.
One in four students leaves school unable to read, and will be “functionally illiterate” throughout his lifetime, the association Change for Equality reports Thursday in La Dernière heure, after analysis of PISA survey figures.
The University of Hasselt has plans to add 12 new courses over the next ten years, aimed at providing the qualified staff who will be required for new industries of the future, rector Luc De Schepper said.
The first edition of “Journalisme en devenir” (Aspiring journalism), a festival that aims to highlight the productions of journalism graduates, will take place on 28 and 29 September in Brussels, the event’s organisers announced on Wednesday.