Students demonstrate outside office of Jean-Claude Marcourt demanding education sector be refinancedFriday, 03 April 2015 14:54
On Thursday between 2:00pm and 4:00pm, a hundred people demonstrated outside the office of Jean-Claude Marcourt, Minister of Higher Education for the Wallonia-Brussels Federation.
Tuesday, 31 March 2015 15:36
In Belgium, 9.8% of young people between 18 and 24 have no secondary education qualifications and are not currently in training, La Dernière Heure reported on Tuesday.
Monday, 30 March 2015 20:16
As part of their campaign for “another type of education”, the BEA (Office of student organisers) at ULB (Free University of Brussels) organised a symbolic protest followed by a meeting, to mobilise students against possible budget cuts in education, on Friday afternoon.
Friday, 27 March 2015 15:21
Created in 2014 to work on Minister Marcourt’s vision, Ares (Academy of Research in Higher Education) is a superstructure that contains the representatives of Higher Education in French-speaking Belgium.
Wednesday, 25 March 2015 15:35
According to figures on the school population in French-speaking Belgium, provided by the Brussels-Wallonia Federation, less students at primary and secondary school attended morale lessons between 2005 and 2014.
Thursday, 12 March 2015 15:50
The number of children that leave secondary school without qualifications in Flanders has gone down, from 9,500 in 2010 to 8,000 in 2013.
Tuesday, 10 March 2015 14:34
On Monday, the student circle Boycott-Disinvestment-Sanctions (BDS) at the ULB denied any anti-Semitic behavior.
Thursday, 05 March 2015 23:21
Differences in academic performance between the sexes persist in some OECD member countries, pointed out the OECD on Thursday in a report based on analysis of the findings of 2012 Pisa poll on the differences between boys and girls.
Monday, 23 February 2015 15:32
The number of requests for a study grant has exploded over the last few years, going from 36,331 for the 2002-2003 school year to 47,251 for 2012-2013. This is a 30% increase in 10 years, reported the Sunday edition of La Dernière Heure. For many, the cause of this huge…
Friday, 20 February 2015 15:06
The Eastern Flanders Prosecutor’s office, Ypres section, has opened an inquiry into the death of a 13 year old teenager.