Estonia is a country in Northern Europe bordered to the north by the Gulf of Finland, to the west by the Baltic Sea across from Sweden, to the south by Latvia, and to the east by Lake Peipus and Russia.
Mayor: Government saddling local governments with Estonian education
He also said that Estonian teachers coming out of universities have been taught the old methodology, unlike English teachers. "Which language is the bigger priority then?" he asked. "I want to ask ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 09 Jun 2022 07:29:00 GMT
English and mathematics national examination scores have declined slightly
Aimi PŁŁa, head of department at the Education and Youth Board, said that distance learning had little affect on the teaching of Estonian. "While the results of the national English exam have dropped ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 20 Jun 2022 04:31:00 GMT
One of the largest universities in Estonia, Tallinn University was formed in the capital city in 2005 by the merger of a number of institutions, of which the oldest was the Tallinn Teachers Institute ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 13 Jun 2022 17:15:00 GMT
Edilson Osorio: A Brazilian startup in Estonia
An interesting aspect of Estonia is its large Russian community. Some schools teach Russian as a first language ... Our communication takes place entirely in English.
Publ.Date : Mon, 23 Aug 2021 02:55:00 GMT
Estonian Animation: Between Genius and Utter Illiteracy
I?ve no intention of going into Estonian history in great detail as there are already two fine books in English on the subject ... As early as secondary school, his teachers were instilling in him an ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 25 May 2021 03:36:00 GMT
Britain to commit 2,000 extra troops to Estonia as Nato ramps up defence
Britain will commit an extra 2,000 soldiers to defending Estonia under new Nato plans, the Defence Secretary has announced. Speaking at the Nato summit in Madrid, Ben Wallace said that the ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 29 Jun 2022 10:31:00 GMT
Estonia opposition party opts to start coalition talks
HELSINKI (AP) ? A small conservative opposition party whose support is seen crucial in attempts to form a majority government in Estonia following the breakup of the governing center-right ...
Publ.Date : Sat, 11 Jun 2022 07:54:00 GMT
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Estonian PM seeks new coalition partner after welfare rift
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) ? Estonia's center-right Prime Minister Kaja Kallas is set to start power-sharing talks with two small center-leaning parties after her governing coalition broke up ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 03 Jun 2022 06:42:00 GMT
Russia admits it is shipping grain from occupied territory in Ukraine
Russia has confirmed that it has begun shipping grain from occupied territory in Ukraine. A vessel carrying 7,000 tonnes of cereal left the Russian-occupied port city of†Berdyansk on Thursday to go to ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 01 Jul 2022 09:55:14 GMT
Britain, Germany ready to lead bigger combat units in Baltics
Britain said on Thursday it could send more troops to Estonia and lead a brigade there, echoing German plans in Lithuania ahead of a NATO summit to agree future deployments on the alliance's eastern ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 16 Jun 2022 22:22:00 GMT
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