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Czech teachers believe that the current online education system should be improved. According to the Czech School Inspectorate research, teachers vote for the shortening of the study period and the change of the evaluation system. The research is based on the data collected from September to February this year.  Fewer students were not included in the online studies compared to the last year. Last spring, the result was 250 000 students, which dropped to 50 000 students this year. This happened because schools started to rent computers. The technical equipment was also provided by different organizations or bought by parents. This fall, the Ministry of Education added 1,3 billion Czech crowns to the main budget for the technical development ofRead more.

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By: Czech National Agency for International Education and Research Czech National Agency for International Education (DZS) announced the DZS Award’s 2020 winners – the best achievements in the field of international cooperation and internationalization of education. The prizes were awarded to successful projects carried out through DZS managed programs, such as Erasmus +, European Solidarity Corps, or CEEPUS. The jury selected the most successful projects in eleven categories based on the education sector and the respective program. Especially originality, innovation, and long-term impact of the projects were appreciated. Furthermore, not only projects but also successful foreign students had the opportunity to win the prize since DZS ensures the promotion of Czech higher education. In contrast to previous years, when theRead more.

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The University of New York in Prague (UNYP), in partnership withthe State University of New York, Empire State College, announced the launch of three new academic programs in Child Development, Political Science, and Digital Media Arts. Just in time for the 2021-2022 admissions, UNYP has received Czech ministry (MŠMT) approval to launch three new American bachelor’s degree programs in partnership with the State University of New York, Empire State College. Beginning from Fall 2021, UNYP students will be able to embark upon undergraduate studies in Child Development, Political Science, and Digital Media Arts. Although these specialized programs are new, the University of New York in Prague has offered American bachelor’s degrees for more than 20 years in partnership with SUNY,Read more.