“Black Tuesday” in Lycees: 450 Institutions Disturbed

This Tuesday 11th December, some 470 high schools were disrupted, including sixty blocked by the mobilisation of Lycee students, who demand the abandonment of several reforms. Some 450 high schools were disrupted on Tuesday, December 11,  including sixty blocked, in the context of the call for a “black Tuesday” launched by high school unions , who demand the …

Suppression of 1800 Positions in National Education by 2019

The Minister of National Education Jean-Michel Blanquer announced Sunday, the removal of 1800 posts by 2019 and the increase in the budget of 850 million euros. 1800 posts will be abolished next year in the National Education, “that is to say 0.2% of the jobs of the ministry”. But its budget will be increased by 850 million euros, or …

At the Beginning of the Next School Year, the Mobile Phone will be Forbidden at School

By a majority, MPs voted on Thursday afternoon a bill to an “effective ban” of mobile phones in schools and colleges. The National Assembly voted on Thursday 7th June, 2018 a proposed law by the LREM aimed at an “effective ban” of mobile phones in schools and colleges at the beginning of the next school year, defended by …

Parcoursup: “More than Half” of Students will have a Positive Response as early as Tuesday night, says the Government

According to the Ministers of Higher Education and Education, more than half of the 810,000 future students will have a positive response for their university wish on the Parcoursup website “More than half” of the 810 000 future graduates and students of reorientation will receive from Tuesday evening a positive response to their wishes for registration formulated …

University of Rennes 2 Blocked Again, Cancelled Exams

This Thursday morning, between 200 to 300 people blocked the University of Rennes 2 and prevented the holding of exams. The Presidency has cancelled them and strongly condemns this action. The exams , scheduled to begin this Thursday at the University of Rennes 2 , are “cancelled” announced the presidency of the university in a message to students. Un groupe …

Nanterre: Students Vote for Unlimited Blocking of University

Students from Nanterre gathered at a general assembly voted on Monday for the unlimited blocking of their university, a hotbed of protest against the reform of access to the university. Nanterre students gathered in a general assembly voted Monday for the unlimited blocking of their university , high ground of the protest against the reform of access to …

Prohibited Mobile Phones, Closing of Classes, Long Holidays: Blanquer Makes the Point

The Minister of National Education, Jean-Michel Blanquer, was the guest of the morning of France Inter, Monday, March 5. The opportunity to decide on several issues. Small catch-up session with the main statements to remember. A few weeks after a first visit hailed in the political broadcast on France 2 , Jean-Michel Blanquer was the guest of the morning of France Inter, …

Loire-Atlantique: 3D Printer and Broadband will Land in all Colleges

EDUCATION: The Loire-Atlantique department is launching its “digital map ” … The Department will boost the digital equipment in its colleges. 3D printer, mobile and broadband class have already arrived in Libertarian-Rutigliano college Eraudière area in Nantes. No pencil or double decimeter on the tables. On Monday morning, in math, graphics are displayed on the laptops …