Wyższa Szkoła Pedagogiczna Związku Nauczycielstwa Polskiego Merger (Poland)

Wyższa Szkoła Pedagogiczna Związku Nauczycielstwa Polskiego* (Higher Pedagogical School of the Polish Teachers Union) in Warsaw was a private institution of higher education in Poland. It was established in 1995. In 2016, it merged with the Warszawska Wy

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Szkoła Główna Handlowa issues new degrees containing digital signatures (Poland)

Szkoła Główna Handlowa in Warsaw, began issuing new degrees and diploma supplements starting with students graduating in 2019-2020 academic year. New degrees and supplements contain a digital signature that can be validated with the Adobe Reader digital-

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Raising standards for teacher training in Poland

As of October 2019, new regulations in Poland have introduced higher educational standards for the teaching profession. All teachers will now be trained at the magister level. Qualified teachers with only licencjat degrees will be covered under the grand

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Custom-Designed Degree Diploma Formats Introduced in Poland

Per decision of the Minister of Science and Higher Education in 2011, Polish higher education institutions are not obligated to use the standardized national diploma format. As early as 2013, a number of Polish HEIs have approved their own degree diploma

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Poland's Primary and Secondary Schools Returning to 8 + 4 Structure

Ministry of National Education of Poland announced the return to the 8-year elementary school and a 4-year secondary school. The new (old) system is to be implemented in 2017. Prior to 1999, the Polish school system consisted of an 8-year elementary scho

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