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1. Of the Old School

"Let's revive the Soviet school of education. It was the best in the world, everyone has always recognized this, and this is what our legislative proposals should be aimed at. After all, the Unified State Exam is just some kind of torture for young people."

–  Chairman of Russia’s Investigative Committee Alexander Bastrykin, reminiscing about how the Soviet system of education really made the grade.
Tags: school, Alexander Bastrykin, soviet school, soviet education, united state exam, education
2. Crying Wolf, for Good Reason

As if COVID hadn't forced enough kids to learn from home, the prospect of wolf attacks are doing the same thing in the Ugra region.

Tags: village, rural life, school, children, animals, wildlife
3. Something Worse Than Detention

An abandoned crypt found on a Russian school's property takes the phrase "bored to death" to a whole new level. 

Tags: rostov, archaeology, history, death, school
4. Don't Forget Your Flowers and Bows

Last week, Russian children gathered for the Day of Knowledge on September 1. It is quite the spectacle.

Tags: soviet history, children, school, September 1, day of knowledge
5. iTeacher

After a year of education through computer screens and the internet, one Russian school looks to bring the screens back into the physical classroom with a robotic teacher. 

Tags: teaching, schools, school, technology, robots, robot
6. Congrats to Mikhail Kubar!

A Yakut school's graduating class consisted of only one student, which means he receives all of our congratulations.

Tags: social media, education, school, yakutia
7. Drop and Give Me Fifty, Mr. Mayor

It's not very often that you see the mayor of a city get punished by a group of school-age children, but that's exactly what happened in Krasnoyarsk when mayor Sergei Eryomin lost a challenge.

Tags: politics, social media, school, children, technology, Krasnoyarsk
8. High Schoolers to Make Space Ships for ISS

A program centered out of Tomsk is connecting high schoolers with astronauts aboard the International Space Station (ISS).

Tags: school, technology, Omsk, tomsk
9. Celebrating Russia's Graduates

If you think American high school graduations have fanfare, wait till you see what Russians in St. Petersburg do.

Tags: school, st. petersburg
10. That's Not on the Lesson Plan

Zoom bombing, a la Russe takes a dirty turn.

Tags: coronavirus, school

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