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Back to the books When school holidays might be too long

Children in Switzerland are returning to school after the long summer break. But do they have summer learning loss?

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It's a wrap! Budding directors on their film school of choice

Trainee directors explain why they like film school and how they work with the Locarno Festival.

Summer camps Why global elites trust Switzerland with their children

When it comes to sending your kids to summer camp abroad, Switzerland is an obvious choice, at least for those who can afford to pay top dollar.

Revolution in the classroom How 1968 changed Swiss schooling

In the years around 1968, young Swiss felt a desire for new models of society and designs for living. That went for education too.

ASAP Best to get migrant children in school early, argues education official

A Swiss education official says migrant parents should bring their children to Switzerland as soon as possible. Schools are the key to integration.

School dress codes ‘You’re going to school, not out clubbing’

Revealing summer clothing has sparked the question of whether Swiss schools need dress codes.

OECD PISA survey High-achieving pupils still attracted to teaching

The teaching profession remains an attractive choice for talented young people in Switzerland, the OECD says.