EXPLAINED: What every parent needs to know about the Swiss school system
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EXPLAINED: What every parent needs to know about the Swiss school system

International parents who have moved to Switzerland often find the range of different schooling options difficult to get their heads around. The Local helps you work out which curriculum may be best for your child.

ANALYSIS: Why Switzerland didn’t follow Germany’s lead and close schools

ANALYSIS: Why Switzerland didn’t follow Germany’s lead and close schools

‘Dangerous misinformation’: Why this school flyer is causing a furore in Switzerland

‘Dangerous misinformation’: Why this school flyer is causing a furore in Switzerland

What’s changing in Switzerland this week

What’s changing in Switzerland this week

What’s changing in Switzerland this week?

What’s changing in Switzerland this week?

Masks or no masks? How some Swiss schools are re-opening this week

Masks or no masks? How some Swiss schools are re-opening this week

Cross-border children from France can’t attend Swiss schools

Cross-border children from France can’t attend Swiss schools

Can Swiss cantons force you to send your child to school despite quarantine?

Can Swiss cantons force you to send your child to school despite quarantine?

Parents in Switzerland face steep fines for keeping kids at home after coronavirus lockdown

Parents in Switzerland face steep fines for keeping kids at home after coronavirus lockdown

Coronavirus in Switzerland: Ticino authorities call ‘crisis meeting’ to discuss school closures

Coronavirus in Switzerland: Ticino authorities call ‘crisis meeting’ to discuss school closures

International rankings uncover a growing problem in Swiss schools: Bullying
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International rankings uncover a growing problem in Swiss schools: Bullying

Is homeschooling really banned in Switzerland?
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Is homeschooling really banned in Switzerland?

Six reasons expat parents should consider distance learning or boarding school
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Six reasons expat parents should consider distance learning or boarding school

Updated: Ticino police arrest 19-year-old suspected of planning school massacre

Updated: Ticino police arrest 19-year-old suspected of planning school massacre

Study: Children of immigrants ‘more likely to fail’ at studies

Study: Children of immigrants ‘more likely to fail’ at studies

Study: shortage of daycare still a problem in Switzerland

Study: shortage of daycare still a problem in Switzerland

Study: Swiss teenagers are happy with their lives

Study: Swiss teenagers are happy with their lives

Swiss schoolkids are Europe’s best at maths

Swiss schoolkids are Europe’s best at maths

Swiss court rules child ‘too pampered’ for school

Swiss court rules child ‘too pampered’ for school

Muslim pupils must shake hands – ‘no ifs and buts’

Muslim pupils must shake hands – ‘no ifs and buts’

Schools urged to turn out computer whiz kids

Schools urged to turn out computer whiz kids

Schools forced to hire unqualified staff: survey

Schools forced to hire unqualified staff: survey

Pupils suspended after evaluating teachers online

Pupils suspended after evaluating teachers online

Outrage as teacher uses suicide case in physics lesson

Outrage as teacher uses suicide case in physics lesson

School tells Muslim pupil to take off veil in class

School tells Muslim pupil to take off veil in class

Cycling ‘most dangerous’ school transport: report

Cycling ‘most dangerous’ school transport: report

Students trash Zurich high school in ‘prank’

Students trash Zurich high school in ‘prank’

Basel mulls language quotas in schools

Basel mulls language quotas in schools

Muslim girl made to attend swimming lessons

Muslim girl made to attend swimming lessons

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Allow porn in schools: Swiss men’s group

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Bern pupils protest without permission

Zurich cuts access to international schools

Zurich cuts access to international schools