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Schools open in Greece with precautions

Schools open in Greece with precautions

Summer holidays for students and teachers came to an end as schools throughout Greece opened on Monday, but with new precautions and plans for possible closures due to the novel virus. It…

Primary schools and preschools in Greece reopening on June 1 1

Primary schools and preschools in Greece reopening on June 1

Primary schools, preschools and day care facilities will open again on June 1, government spokesman Stelios Petsas announced on Sunday evening. The decision was made by the Prime Minister following recommendations by…

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Sotiris Tsiodras proposes to open primary schools on June 1

The recent easing of restrictive measures against the novel coronavirus in Greece so far shows no high dispersal in the community, said Health Ministry spokesperson and infectious diseases expert Professor Sotiris Tsiodras…

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Greek PM visits the 7th Gymnasium of Athens in Pagrati

Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis visited the 7th Gymnasium of Athens in Pagrati on Monday, accompanied by the Education Minister Niki Kerameus and Deputy Education Minister Sofia Zacharaki. On the occasion of…

Winds force closure of schools on Greek islands 8

Winds force closure of schools on Greek islands

Three islands were forced to suspend schooling as of Wednesday due to dangerous weather conditions. The Municipality of Mykonos ordered the temporary closure of schools on the island as of Wednesday due…

Cosmote launches scholarship programme for University Students 10

Cosmote launches scholarship programme for University Students

Starting from today until October 8 2018, the COSMOTE Scholarship Program is open for first-year university students in Greece. Throughout the program, 36 scholarships will be awarded totalling the sum of €545,000.…

Schools in Greece start their first day of the new school year 12

Schools in Greece start their first day of the new school year

Καλή σχολική χρόνια, με υγεία και δύναμη για τη νέα αρχή. Wishing a good start to the school year, with health and strength for the new year. Tomorrow, 11 September 2018, students in Greece…

Activists protest over refugee children in Greek primary school 14

Activists protest over refugee children in Greek primary school

Far-right and anti-fascists groups clashed on Monday outside a primary school in Oreokastro near Thessaloniki over the attendance of refugee children forcing authorities to call the riot police. Protestors from the far-right…

Greek to be taught as second language in Russian schools 16

Greek to be taught as second language in Russian schools

Russian school students will be taught Greek as a foreign language as of January 1, 2017. The final decision and approval was signed by Russian Minister of Education, Olga Vasilieva, in the…

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