Education | Institute for War and Peace Reporting
Since 2014 it has been mandatory for local schools to use the Russian language.
There is a simple but fundamental skills gap that is not being addressed.
Experts identify key areas of vulnerability, including Russian disinformation.
Draft regulations aims to increase oversight and introduce practical skills into curricula.
Insurgents have imposed their own regulations and curriculum.
30 Nov 15
Thousands attend unregistered madrassas where the government has no control.
13 Nov 15
Events in three provinces hear about the role teachers can play in creating a better society.
4 Nov 15
Thousands brought out of retirement to try to fill staffing gaps.
26 Aug 15
University enrolment is up for Armenians and Azerbaijanis, but programmes to teach them Georgian still need work.
19 Aug 15
They should be in school but family hardship forces them to spend their days earning money.
19 Jun 15
In areas outside government control, a patchwork of opposition groups run their own schools.
5 Jun 15
Despite security worries, a young women insists on going to university.
2 Jun 15
Local initiative provides youngsters with educational and psychological support.
26 May 15
A girl’s story of trying to get through secondary school and pass government-run exams.
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