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1. 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
2. That's Not on the Lesson Plan

Zoom bombing, a la Russe takes a dirty turn.

Tags: coronavirus, school
3. Unified Exams and Import Supply Chains

"Because of the coronavirus, I voiced the idea of considering the possibility of not conducting the Unified State Exam this year…”

- Oleg Smolin, First Deputy Chairman of the State Duma Committee on Education and Science

Tags: school, news
4. Finally, Justice for Teachers

If the All-Russian Teachers' Union gets their way, a fine could take the place of detention.

Tags: civil rights, work, education, children, school
5. A Village School

As if trapped in a time warp, a remote village school in the Mari El Republic preserves a largely forgotten style of schooling, mostly cut off from the twenty-first century.

Tags: education, school, rural, mary el
6. Better Policy for Children? No Kidding.

Five Russian oblasts have schooled the rest in good socio-economic policy, according to recent awards from the Expert Institute of Social Research.

Tags: education, school, family, children
7. Reflecting on Russian: Tips from a Seven-Year Veteran

A few insights to help you make it through Russian 101, from someone who's got a little experience.

Tags: school, education, language, russian language, russian
8. On the Limits of Grading

“My personal opinion: any child loves running, jumping, drawing, singing, And maybe not everyone can do it ‘perfectly,’ but to give a student a ‘C’ (‘troika’) just because they lack a musical ear is, in my opinion, not right.”

– Education Minister Olga Vasilyeva

Tags: education, school
9. "Yo" is for Yolka

Pie not in the sky, vampires against anti-vaxxers, cooks for cats… not to mention self-improvement in advance of the New Year

Tags: cat, health, pilot, putin, vampires, recycling, tourism, school, Moscow, alcohol, trees, New Year, holidays, russian language
10. Cosmic Robots, Cosmonaut Rituals, and Classrooms Resplendent

There are two kinds of fast learners: robots and schoolchildren. Meanwhile, an odd cosmonaut tradition comes under siege.

Tags: orphans, children, cat, traditions, cosmonauts, robots, robot, school
By Tiffany Zhu

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