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New report – More work needed to ensure that all children in Europe have access to #QualityEarlyEducation and care

New report – More work needed to ensure that all children in Europe have access to #QualityEarlyEducation and care

| July 8, 2019

The European Commission’s Eurydice network has published its latest report on Key Data on Early Childhood Education and Care in Europe. The report concludes that many European countries are not offering universal access to high quality early childhood education and care. Education, Culture, Youth and Sport Commissioner Tibor Navracsics (pictured) said: “We clearly need to do more to make sure that […]

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First 17 ‘European Universities’ selected: Major step towards building a #EuropeanEducationArea

First 17 ‘European Universities’ selected: Major step towards building a #EuropeanEducationArea

| June 27, 2019

The European Commission has announced the higher education institutions from all over Europe that will be part of the first European Universities alliances. They will enhance the quality and attractiveness of European higher education and boost co-operation between institutions, their students and staff.  Out of 54 applications received, 17 European universities involving 114 higher education institutions from 24 member states […]

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Commission celebrates 30th anniversary of #JeanMonnetActivities promoting European studies worldwide

Commission celebrates 30th anniversary of #JeanMonnetActivities promoting European studies worldwide

| June 19, 2019

On 18 June, Education, Culture, Youth and Sport Commissioner Tibor Navracsics (pictured) hosted a high-level event to celebrate 30 years of excellence in teaching and research about the EU. The Jean Monnet Activities are part of the Erasmus+ programme. They are dedicated to promoting excellence in European studies at higher education level around the world, as […]

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May seeks £27 billion boost for #Education – Sunday Telegraph

May seeks £27 billion boost for #Education – Sunday Telegraph

| June 17, 2019

Prime Minister Theresa May is considering pushing through a £27 billion increase to the education budget in her final weeks in power prompting a clash with the finance ministry, the Sunday Telegraph reported, writes Andrew MacAskill. The prime minister is demanding a three-year funding settlement for schools and teachers as part of a bid to shore […]

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#EUStudentFunding continued for 2020/21

#EUStudentFunding continued for 2020/21

| May 29, 2019

EU students starting courses in 2020/21 academic year will have guaranteed home fee status and financial support for the duration of courses in England, the universities minister has announced.  Speaking in Brussels, Chris Skidmore announced that EU nationals who start a higher education course in England in the 2020/21 academic year will remain eligible for […]

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Education in Emergencies: EU announces record humanitarian funding for 2019 and launches #RaiseYourPencil Campaign

Education in Emergencies: EU announces record humanitarian funding for 2019 and launches #RaiseYourPencil Campaign

| May 15, 2019

The European Commission has announced an unprecedented €164 million for Education in Emergencies projects in 2019. Commissioner Humanitarian Aid and Crisis Management Commissioner Christos Stylianides announced the new funding at the #School4All High-Level-Event on Education in Emergencies in Brussels. Commissioner Stylianides said: “Education in emergencies is an absolute priority for the European Union. Since 2015, our support has increased from 1% […]

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#Erasmus+ 2021-2027 – More people to experience learning exchanges in Europe

#Erasmus+ 2021-2027 – More people to experience learning exchanges in Europe

| March 29, 2019

MEPs confirmed on Thursday (28 March) that funds for the next Erasmus+ programme should be tripled to allow more people to take part, better adapting grants to their needs. For the next generation of the Erasmus+ programme, one of Parliament’s main objectives is that more young people take part in the different learning mobility schemes. […]

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