|Browse categories||List your business|
|Accommodation||Art and Culture|
|Financial Services||Government and Utilities|
|Health & Wellness||Jobs|
|Shopping||Sightseeing & Attractions|
|Sports & Recreation||Technology|
Prague in Depth: Education - Introduction
Get to know the Czech education system
The Czech educational system is generally a good one and only differs from the methods used in the West in a few respects.
For one, there's a remarkable shortage of well-educated, youthful, energetic teachers.
Two, salaries are still quite low, and three, foreign-language instruction in public schools suffers from a lack of properly trained and capable teachers.
However, the Czech educational system is quite rigorous and anyone who completes it will have put a substantial amount of work in to do so.
PS - One of the Czech terms for university study -- Vysoká škola -- literally means "high school." Try not to get confused and be on the lookout for Czech friends who make that mistake. Similarly, Czechs refer to what you may know as high school as "middle school" (střední škola).
Ústav pro informace ve vzdělávání (Institute for Information on Education)
Ministerstvo školství, mládeže a tělovýchovy (Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports)
EuroEducation.net's detailed outline of the structure of the Czech educational system:
IN DEPTH: EDUCATION
Introduction | Educators | Primary School | Secondary School | English-Language Schools | Graduation | Universities | Higher Education | Academic Titles
Share this page
|COMMENT ON THIS ARTICLE|
|READ ALL EDUCATION ARTICLES MORE EDUCATION ARTICLES|
Global Challenges, Dutch Innovations by Emma Atkinson|
TEDxBinnenhof Prague Viewing Party
Jobs galore! by Emma Atkinson|
4th Annual International Jobs Fair
900th student starts at PBS… but who is it? by The Prague British School|
The Prague British School welcomes its 900th student
Park Lane International School by Graham Matthews|
Park Lane International School opened its secondary campus this September
Getting closer to the finish line by JWA Prague|
Prague College runs preparatory courses for students looking towards a university degree
Interview with Douglas Hajek – Prague College by JWA Prague|
The co-founder and director of Prague College discusses new summer courses
Prague College Announces a Succesful First Week of Summer Intensive Classes by JWA Prague|
Summer Intensive classes began on June 10th, and run through to the 28th of the month
Faculty of Mathematics and Physics Combines Education, Research & Practice by Charles University in Prague|
Charles University in Prague opens a prestigious course in computer science in English
Charles University in Prague: Study Computer Science in English! by Charles University|
Charles University is introducing prestigious programs in computer science in English
Interview with MBA student Tomáš Cink by Anglo-American University|
English Learners' Den in the Korunni Library by Leah Gaffen, Class Acts|
Class Acts Press Release
University of New York in Prague - Educating Tomorrow's Leaders by University of New York in Prague|
UNYP Press Release
Duhovka Preschool Opens at Kampa From September by Lucie Kubečková-Wenigová|
Duhovka Press Release
Preschools for English-Speaking Families in Prague by Prague TV|
MBA Programs for English-Speakers in Prague by Prague TV|
International Business Schools
|READ ALL EDUCATION ARTICLES|
Visit the Education main page
Find listings, help forums, tips and more
For children between the ages of 3 and 18 years.
Katz Executive MBA Worldwide Program,...
Katz Executive MBA Worldwide Program. Designed for Managers and Exe...
Your cooking school!
Kids Company Praha
German Czech Kindergarten
Charles University in Prague - Math &...
Faculty of Mathematics and Physics