The Swedish vocabulary parents need to know for back-to-school season

The Swedish vocabulary parents need to know for back-to-school season

Here are the crucial pieces of Swedish vocabulary that will help international families navigate the school year.

OPINION: I believe Sweden will regret its approach to Covid in schools

OPINION: I believe Sweden will regret its approach to Covid in schools

Here’s how international schools can help your child find their life purpose
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Here’s how international schools can help your child find their life purpose

Sweden to lift distance-learning rule for upper secondary schools

Sweden to lift distance-learning rule for upper secondary schools

Which students will be taught remotely in Sweden when school starts?

Which students will be taught remotely in Sweden when school starts?

Sweden schools agency cancels national spring exams

Sweden schools agency cancels national spring exams

Can outdoor teaching enable Italy to safely reopen schools?

Can outdoor teaching enable Italy to safely reopen schools?

How Denmark got its children back to school so soon after lockdown

How Denmark got its children back to school so soon after lockdown

Children in Sweden will soon be able to receive grades from age 10

Children in Sweden will soon be able to receive grades from age 10

Sweden will be short of 45,000 teachers in 15 years, school chiefs warn

Sweden will be short of 45,000 teachers in 15 years, school chiefs warn

What do the Pisa rankings really tell us about Swedish schools?
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What do the Pisa rankings really tell us about Swedish schools?

How do Sweden’s Pisa school results compare to other countries?

How do Sweden’s Pisa school results compare to other countries?

Digital technology is now an official part of Sweden’s preschool curriculum

Digital technology is now an official part of Sweden’s preschool curriculum

Shortage of teachers in Sweden ahead of new school year

Shortage of teachers in Sweden ahead of new school year

Where are the best (and worst) areas for primary schools in Sweden?

Where are the best (and worst) areas for primary schools in Sweden?

Sweden considers expanding mother tongue education

Sweden considers expanding mother tongue education

Sweden encouraged to improve integration in schools

Sweden encouraged to improve integration in schools

Malmö schools seeing rapid improvement

Malmö schools seeing rapid improvement

How Malmö turned around some of its worst schools
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How Malmö turned around some of its worst schools

‘We haven’t managed to break the vicious circle of growing inequality in schools’

‘We haven’t managed to break the vicious circle of growing inequality in schools’

Sweden to crack down on Islamic schools

Sweden to crack down on Islamic schools

Parenting in Sweden: How to choose and apply to the right school
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Parenting in Sweden: How to choose and apply to the right school

‘Banning mobile phones in Swedish schools is as obvious as banning smoking’

‘Banning mobile phones in Swedish schools is as obvious as banning smoking’

PODCAST: Weird Christmas traditions and learning Swedish with IKEA

PODCAST: Weird Christmas traditions and learning Swedish with IKEA

Deregulation and freedom of choice have hurt Sweden’s schools: Pisa head

Deregulation and freedom of choice have hurt Sweden’s schools: Pisa head

Lottery system proposal for Swedish school enrolment met with criticism

Lottery system proposal for Swedish school enrolment met with criticism

‘Sweden’s Eton’ probed after new abuse claims

‘Sweden’s Eton’ probed after new abuse claims

What the Pisa rankings actually tell us about Swedish schools

What the Pisa rankings actually tell us about Swedish schools

We harmed Sweden’s teachers and should apologize: prof

We harmed Sweden’s teachers and should apologize: prof

Why Sweden’s teachers have no time for their students

Why Sweden’s teachers have no time for their students

How immigration is putting Swedish schools to the test

How immigration is putting Swedish schools to the test

Does Sweden mark down foreigners’ children?

Does Sweden mark down foreigners’ children?

The millionaire teacher who leads by tough love
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The millionaire teacher who leads by tough love

Sweden told to invest in better teaching staff

Sweden told to invest in better teaching staff

Ban Nazis from school visits: Björklund

Ban Nazis from school visits: Björklund

‘Swedish kids should be graded from age ten’

‘Swedish kids should be graded from age ten’

Report: Sweden failed in decentralizing schools

Report: Sweden failed in decentralizing schools

EU yields power to school-lunch activists

EU yields power to school-lunch activists

Will schools lead to a split in the Alliance?

Will schools lead to a split in the Alliance?

Agency backs halal meat in school lunch spat

Agency backs halal meat in school lunch spat

School closure incites beating of politician

School closure incites beating of politician

Swedish teachers fail on homework: study

Swedish teachers fail on homework: study

Schools agency issues comic book warning

Schools agency issues comic book warning

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Muslim schools seek funding from Saudi “fundamentalists”

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School talks stall over religion

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School sued over vacuum cleaner attack

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‘Make it easier to expel bullies’

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Politicians call for foreign language classroom ban

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High school students ignorant of their geography

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Violence and lack of funds plague school principals

Parents to get truancy reports via text message

Parents to get truancy reports via text message

Sweden’s education watchdog to inspect how well schools are following coronavirus guidelines

Sweden’s education watchdog to inspect how well schools are following coronavirus guidelines

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Swedish court to rule on school lunch fingerprinting

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Furor over racism in Swedish school book

Ombudsmen critical of racist school book

Ombudsmen critical of racist school book

New database ranks Sweden’s high schools

New database ranks Sweden’s high schools

Swedish school pupils falling behind

Swedish school pupils falling behind

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Teacher asks pupils to name ‘most trying’ classmate

Layoffs hit Sweden’s schools

Layoffs hit Sweden’s schools

‘Let schools suspend pupils’: Björklund

‘Let schools suspend pupils’: Björklund

Bullied Swedish schoolboy given bodyguard

Bullied Swedish schoolboy given bodyguard

Ministers argue girls’ right to sex ed

Ministers argue girls’ right to sex ed

Failing pupils to sit extra school year

Failing pupils to sit extra school year

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Councils rapped over Swedish credits for Chinese students

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Healthy pupil forced to endure special school

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School offers reward for student recruits

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‘Undocumented kids have a right to school’

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Swedish town mulls low pay for bad teachers

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Sweden set for stricter teacher credentials

Swedish pupils speak out on bully teachers

Swedish pupils speak out on bully teachers

‘Renationalize Sweden’s schools’: Liberals

‘Renationalize Sweden’s schools’: Liberals

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Basic maths befuddle Swedish third graders

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Union anger at Dutch inspection of Swedish schools

Gothenburg school destroyed in arson attack

Gothenburg school destroyed in arson attack

‘Vast differences’ in Swedish schools: study

‘Vast differences’ in Swedish schools: study

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School to start testing students for drugs

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‘Asylum kids have a right to free schooling’

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Stockholm suburb tops school rankings: report

Sweden Democrats decry secular school song

Sweden Democrats decry secular school song

Best schools in Sweden’s far north: survey

Best schools in Sweden’s far north: survey

Christianity prioritised in Swedish schools

Christianity prioritised in Swedish schools

Sweden unveils new school curriculum

Sweden unveils new school curriculum

Red-Greens propose billions for cities

Red-Greens propose billions for cities

Let students rate teachers: Centre Party

Let students rate teachers: Centre Party

Boys’ ‘anti-studying’ culture hurts Swedish school equality: study

Boys’ ‘anti-studying’ culture hurts Swedish school equality: study

Swedish minister slams grading appeal proposal

Swedish minister slams grading appeal proposal

Schools board slams anti-bullying plans

Schools board slams anti-bullying plans

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Boys discriminated in school grading: report

‘Renationalise Sweden’s schools’: minister

‘Renationalise Sweden’s schools’: minister

Swedish teen struck for using mobile in class

Swedish teen struck for using mobile in class

Swedish kids’ reading skills hit by computer use: report

Swedish kids’ reading skills hit by computer use: report

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Pricey school trips ‘break the law’: agency

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Rise in truancy often parents’ fault: report

Teaching vacancies jump in Sweden

Teaching vacancies jump in Sweden

Washington DC kids get a taste of Swedish food

Washington DC kids get a taste of Swedish food

Swedish schools aim to ditch books by 2013

Swedish schools aim to ditch books by 2013

Liberals want grades in school from age 10

Liberals want grades in school from age 10

Free schools boost results in public schools

Free schools boost results in public schools

Sweden needs to ‘get tougher’ on free schools

Sweden needs to ‘get tougher’ on free schools

Swedish children need to study more: minister

Swedish children need to study more: minister

Tenacity trumps talent in school: agency

Tenacity trumps talent in school: agency

Educators working on the side for Apple: report

Educators working on the side for Apple: report

‘It’s hard to know how to find a good school’

‘It’s hard to know how to find a good school’

Half of principals back re-nationalizing schools

Half of principals back re-nationalizing schools

Sweden’s free schools prompt segregation fears

Sweden’s free schools prompt segregation fears

Awful grades no barrier for would-be teachers

Awful grades no barrier for would-be teachers

Many teachers in Sweden lack proper training

Many teachers in Sweden lack proper training

Uppsala English school defends ‘tough love’

Uppsala English school defends ‘tough love’

Swedish parties agree to major free school reform

Swedish parties agree to major free school reform

Dozens of sex criminals work in Swedish schools

Dozens of sex criminals work in Swedish schools

Swedish free school system ‘needs tweaking’

Swedish free school system ‘needs tweaking’

New curbs on venture capitalist-owned schools

New curbs on venture capitalist-owned schools

‘Free choice of school and charter schools can decrease segregation’
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‘Free choice of school and charter schools can decrease segregation’

What’s behind the rising inequality in Sweden’s schools, and can it be fixed?
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What’s behind the rising inequality in Sweden’s schools, and can it be fixed?

Half pupils flunk school in crime-hit Swedish districts

Half pupils flunk school in crime-hit Swedish districts

Swedish 10-year-olds’ literacy slips again

Swedish 10-year-olds’ literacy slips again