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Eat, sleep and brainstorm Students in glass houses should throw around ideas

Three teams of students, four days and three glass cubes.

Cultural difference? Children more likely to walk to school in Switzerland

In Switzerland 75% of children walk to school – that’s twice as high as countries like the United Kingdom and the United States.

Elite athletes Sport and study: a high hurdle, but help on hand

It is not always easy for Swiss elite athletes to combine a demanding training schedule and competitions with their studies.

International Literacy Day Switzerland puts spotlight on illiteracy

An estimated 800,000 adults have problems with reading and writing, yet the topic generally remains taboo.

Lost in translation? Swiss welfare ‘Imam’ denies hate preaching

A Muslim preacher denies calling for the destruction of Jews and Christians whilst receiving Swiss welfare payments. In a newspaper interview, Abu ...

Classroom health Alarm sounded over burnout in teachers

Time pressure, endless admin and difficult pupils and teachers – these are all reasons why teachers get burnout.