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There are 10 item(s) tagged with the keyword "education".

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1. Generation "Y (Just) Russia, Y (Just) Politics?"

Millennials studying Russian will determine the future of U.S.-Russia relations. How they differ from their Sovietologist predecessors. 

Tags: youth, united states, us-russian relations, education
2. Finally, Justice for Teachers

If the All-Russian Teachers' Union gets their way, a fine could take the place of detention.

Tags: civil rights, work, education, children, school
3. Petrov Goes Back to School

Guard duty sends an old villager back to school, and down a broad and dusty lane full of memories.

Tags: reading, schools, education
4. A Village School

As if trapped in a time warp, a remote village school in the Mari El Republic preserves a largely forgotten style of schooling, mostly cut off from the twenty-first century.

Tags: education, school, rural, mary el
5. Better Policy for Children? No Kidding.

Five Russian oblasts have schooled the rest in good socio-economic policy, according to recent awards from the Expert Institute of Social Research.

Tags: education, school, family, children
6. Reflecting on Russian: Tips from a Seven-Year Veteran

A few insights to help you make it through Russian 101, from someone who's got a little experience.

Tags: school, education, language, russian language, russian
7. On the Limits of Grading

“My personal opinion: any child loves running, jumping, drawing, singing, And maybe not everyone can do it ‘perfectly,’ but to give a student a ‘C’ (‘troika’) just because they lack a musical ear is, in my opinion, not right.”

– Education Minister Olga Vasilyeva

Tags: education, school
8. Our Untold Stories

Ever wonder what we don’t publish? Well, here it is. The scraps on our cutting room floor, and last week’s fourth-best story – all collected in one wonderfully semi-interesting place.

Tags: soccer, art, education
By Irina Bukharin
9. The Many Days of September 1

Did you know September 1 is more than just Labor Day? Read on to find out how Russians celebrate September 1, the Day of Knowledge, the first day of school.

Tags: education, school, russia, holidays
By Eugenia Sokolskaya
10. RuNet Tackles History

What does the rating of RuNet’s most popular blogs have to do with history textbooks? Join us on an excursion into conspiracy theories, falsified history, and government ideology – RuNet’s standard fare!

Tags: runet, russia, russian, internet, history, education, mongols
By Eugenia Sokolskaya

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