Millions of French children return to school after rescheduled Easter break

Millions of French children return to school after rescheduled Easter break

Millions of French children returned to the classroom on Monday as primary schools reopened after a three-week shutdown ordered to combat a severe third wave of Covid-19 infections.

France’s schools will reopen as planned after Easter break

France’s schools will reopen as planned after Easter break

Hackers from Russia and China targeted France’s homeschooling platform, say investigators

Hackers from Russia and China targeted France’s homeschooling platform, say investigators

What parents in France need to know about school closures and the help they can get

What parents in France need to know about school closures and the help they can get

France bans the use of fabric face masks in schools over concerns about efficiency

France bans the use of fabric face masks in schools over concerns about efficiency

School closures rise in France as government relaxes rules for parents

School closures rise in France as government relaxes rules for parents

Cross-border children from France can’t attend Swiss schools

Cross-border children from France can’t attend Swiss schools

Second Paris school closes after new coronavirus cases

Second Paris school closes after new coronavirus cases

What are your employment rights in France if you are in a Covid-19 high risk group?

What are your employment rights in France if you are in a Covid-19 high risk group?

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Schoolchildren riot over holiday cut rumour

France to make face masks obligatory for all pupils aged 6 and over

France to make face masks obligatory for all pupils aged 6 and over

France brings in new measures to crack down on violence in schools

France brings in new measures to crack down on violence in schools

These are the 29 stationery items your child will need for school in France

These are the 29 stationery items your child will need for school in France

ANALYSIS: Do French schoolchildren really have too many holidays?

ANALYSIS: Do French schoolchildren really have too many holidays?

The Paris school with no classrooms where pupils decide what to learn

The Paris school with no classrooms where pupils decide what to learn

Why a French school just enrolled 15 sheep (yes, sheep) as students

Why a French school just enrolled 15 sheep (yes, sheep) as students

French school strikes: Why are France’s teachers taking to the streets yet again?

French school strikes: Why are France’s teachers taking to the streets yet again?

French kids go back to school… without their mobile phones

French kids go back to school… without their mobile phones

The French school holiday dates you need to get in your diary

The French school holiday dates you need to get in your diary

Six reasons expat parents should consider distance learning or boarding school
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Six reasons expat parents should consider distance learning or boarding school

Why are French school pupils so afraid of answering in class?

Why are French school pupils so afraid of answering in class?

Not égalité: Macron tackles France’s unfair school system

Not égalité: Macron tackles France’s unfair school system

Mum in France jailed for a year for slapping headteacher

Mum in France jailed for a year for slapping headteacher

Paris parents take up fight against crummy school meals

Paris parents take up fight against crummy school meals

France to overhaul the baccalaureate in tricky school reform

France to overhaul the baccalaureate in tricky school reform

Deadly French bus crash probe focusing on safety barriers

Deadly French bus crash probe focusing on safety barriers

Why studying abroad is the best way to learn a new language
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Why studying abroad is the best way to learn a new language

Teacher in France suspended for reading Bible to pupils in class

Teacher in France suspended for reading Bible to pupils in class

Stressed French teacher in trouble for taping naughty pupils to chairs

Stressed French teacher in trouble for taping naughty pupils to chairs

14 vital tips for expat parents with kids in French schools

14 vital tips for expat parents with kids in French schools

Harry Potter fans to open ‘Hogwarts’ at French chateau

Harry Potter fans to open ‘Hogwarts’ at French chateau

Do French kids get the best school lunches in the world?

Do French kids get the best school lunches in the world?

The French schools system: The key numbers

The French schools system: The key numbers

French pupils protest English exam for being too hard

French pupils protest English exam for being too hard

French boy, 11, charged with attempted murder of pupil

French boy, 11, charged with attempted murder of pupil

Avalanche: teacher charged with involuntary homicide

Avalanche: teacher charged with involuntary homicide

French school boots out ‘intolerable’ toddler

French school boots out ‘intolerable’ toddler

Paris pupil dies in plunge from school building

Paris pupil dies in plunge from school building

Ten ways France must fix its ‘failing’ school system
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Ten ways France must fix its ‘failing’ school system

MP calls for veggie meals in all French schools

MP calls for veggie meals in all French schools

Porn scandal sees Paris school ban smartphones

Porn scandal sees Paris school ban smartphones

School fairs canned over French terror threat

School fairs canned over French terror threat

French prof suspended for ‘defending Hitler’

French prof suspended for ‘defending Hitler’

French school reforms: Lunches to languages

French school reforms: Lunches to languages

Schools in France defy Wednesday opening

Schools in France defy Wednesday opening

‘New five-day week is vital for French pupils’

‘New five-day week is vital for French pupils’

Photo of French pupils draws ‘racist’ backlash

Photo of French pupils draws ‘racist’ backlash

International vs French schools: How to decide?

International vs French schools: How to decide?

French teacher stabbed to death by pupil’s mum

French teacher stabbed to death by pupil’s mum

Drunk students at elite French school run amok

Drunk students at elite French school run amok

Cops grill six-year-olds over playground fight

Cops grill six-year-olds over playground fight

Schoolboys defy critics and wear skirts to class

Schoolboys defy critics and wear skirts to class

Police finish DNA sweep in hunt for school rapist

Police finish DNA sweep in hunt for school rapist

Mass DNA tests of school boys to find toilet rapist

Mass DNA tests of school boys to find toilet rapist

French hypnotist ‘raped clients during sessions’

French hypnotist ‘raped clients during sessions’

Mystery illness strikes scores of French pupils

Mystery illness strikes scores of French pupils

More schools close in France as government acts to protect parents’ wages

More schools close in France as government acts to protect parents’ wages

Too much reality TV ‘harms pupils’ grades’

Too much reality TV ‘harms pupils’ grades’

French cleaner fired over porn wins in court

French cleaner fired over porn wins in court

Pupil found hanged after being sent out of class

Pupil found hanged after being sent out of class

Every French school to get a ‘secular charter’

Every French school to get a ‘secular charter’

Police on alert after school massacre threat

Police on alert after school massacre threat

Pupils to learn France’s secular moral values

Pupils to learn France’s secular moral values

Private Muslim school is France’s ‘best lycée’

Private Muslim school is France’s ‘best lycée’

Why mastering English would help make the French less gloomy

Why mastering English would help make the French less gloomy

Boat school founder jailed for raping pupils

Boat school founder jailed for raping pupils

Girl ‘forced to work’ as janitor in French school

Girl ‘forced to work’ as janitor in French school

MPs mull homework ban and other school reforms

MPs mull homework ban and other school reforms

Founder of school boat on trial for ‘raping pupils’

Founder of school boat on trial for ‘raping pupils’

Pupils at French school told: ‘It’s pork or no meat’

Pupils at French school told: ‘It’s pork or no meat’

Breaking with tradition: French summer holidays

Breaking with tradition: French summer holidays

French summer holidays too long: Minister

French summer holidays too long: Minister

Fury as French teens get ‘suicide note’ homework

Fury as French teens get ‘suicide note’ homework

French teachers strike to defend four-day week

French teachers strike to defend four-day week

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Drunk teacher sentenced for slapping three pupils

Top Ten – French teachers behaving badly

Top Ten – French teachers behaving badly

Pupils excluded for Facebook teacher abuse

Pupils excluded for Facebook teacher abuse

Headteacher abused over lesson on Islam

Headteacher abused over lesson on Islam

Teacher ‘extorts €10,000’ for pupil’s paper attack

Teacher ‘extorts €10,000’ for pupil’s paper attack

Paris teachers strike over increase to school week

Paris teachers strike over increase to school week

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French toddlers shown hardcore porn at school

French pre-school teacher ‘tied boy to chair’

French pre-school teacher ‘tied boy to chair’

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Police haul girl, 5, out of school over meals bill

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Teacher grabs control of bus after driver faints

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Armed men chase boy onto school property

Hollande ready to ban homework

Hollande ready to ban homework

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Boy stabbed teacher to avenge detention

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Pupils, 9, ‘accessed porn’ in history lesson

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School miniskirt ban causes parent outrage

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French parents boycott ‘useless’ homework

Girl sent home from school – skirt too long

Girl sent home from school – skirt too long

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Hollande: ‘I’m the president of kisses’

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Three year old spends day on school bus

IN PICTURES: French children return to school with masks

IN PICTURES: French children return to school with masks

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Parents take teachers hostage in French school

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Parents release teachers after hostage taking

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Teacher stabbed while breaking up fight

Pupil dies after school stabbing

Pupil dies after school stabbing

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Teacher killed in British school trip crash

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Coach driver charged with manslaughter

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‘French language is sexist’ feminists say

Schoolgirls launch skirt-wearing campaign

Schoolgirls launch skirt-wearing campaign

Prof who offered cannabis sent to jail

Prof who offered cannabis sent to jail

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Trial of 9-year-old boy thrown out by judge

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Parent taken hostage at French school

School days: The French vocabulary parents need to face la rentrée

School days: The French vocabulary parents need to face la rentrée