Hungary – School is starting soon, but where are the teachers?!

The teacher shortage has become a serious problem all across the country. Some schools are looking for...

Civil groups demand removal of education minister outside Parliament

Budapest (MTI) - An estimated 3,000 people gathered for a protest outside Parliament on Sunday to demand reforms in Hungary's education system...

Teachers demand minister’s resignation at Budapest demo

Budapest (MTI) - Teachers demonstrating in front of Parliament on Monday evening demanded the resignation of Zoltán Balog, the minister of...

Education state scretary: Poor PISA results not to affect education reform

Budapest (MTI) - The education reform the government has started will not be "essentially affected" by the poor results achieved by Hungarian...

Union: PISA results verify teachers’ criticisms of education policy

Budapest, December 14 (MTI) - The results published recently of the 2015 PISA survey came as a "shock" to the teaching community but they are...

Public education roundtable to discuss PISA test results in January

Budapest (MTI) - The public education roundtable is expected to meet in January and it will discuss the recently published results of the 2015...

Hungarian teacher union: No reason to be satisfied with sector pay hikes

Budapest, November 18 (MTI) - Teachers' trade union PDSZ on Friday said there was "no reason to be satisfied" with the wage hikes that have...

Teachers union calls strike to support welfare services employees

Budapest (MTI) - Teachers' trade union PDSZ will hold a one-hour strike on Dec. 5 to demonstrate solidarity with people working in welfare...

Government: Teacher wages to rise 3.5 pc this year

Budapest (MTI) - Teachers' wages will rise by 3.5 percent from September this year based on the teacher career model, László Palkovics, the...

Government to create new education forum

Budapest, July 8 (MTI) - The government is set to create a new education forum that will incorporate all the key players in the field of...