From Monday, about 3.8 million older Polish school students are learning remotely, while 2.5 million younger children are still going to schools and kindergartens, spokesperson for the Ministry of Education Anna Ostrowska said on Monday.
Following the outbreak of the COVID-19 pandemic, the number of foreign students studying at Polish universities is to decrease, according to estimates by the Polish Ministry of Science and Higher Education.
Student Coin (STC), aimed at revolutionizing the way students make a living and gain occupational experience while still studying, is now operating in over 500 universities around the world including MIT, Harvard, Oxford and Cambridge and could be the next Facebook of cryptocurrencies, says its founder.
Polish students captured two gold medals and two silver medals at the 27th Central European Olympiad in Informatics (CEOI 2020) which took place in Nagykanizsa, Hungary, announced the Ministry of Education on Tuesday.
Warsaw University will accept students expelled from Belarusian colleges amidst the mass social protests underway in the country, the rector of the university Marcin Pałys announced on Friday.
The Innspace team from the Wrocław University of Technology received the Future Mars Life Competition awards in China for their innovative Ideacity concept for an entire Martian base and their residential Dome project utilizing shape memory materials.
Following demonstrations in Belarus after last Sunday's presidential elections, two Polish students have been arrested in Minsk, Polish MP Michal Szczerba from Poland's main opposition, Civic Coalition (KO), has said, adding that the Polish consular authorities were working on the matter.
Polish contestants have won five medals in the online-held 26th Baltic Olympiad in Informatics (BOI), the world's most prestigious computer science competition for secondary school students, the education ministry tweeted on Friday.
Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki took part in end of the school year ceremonies at a public primary school in Pionki, central Poland, during which he thanked students and teachers for their efforts during this 'atypical' school year.
Polish pupils and students will go back to schools from September and students will return to universities from October, Polish PM Mateusz Morawiecki told local public media on Thursday.