Obituary – Existential devotion to music – Fürstenfeldbruck

When the cellist Reinhold Johannes Buhl retired in 1996, he practically began a second professional life. Since 1968, that is for almost thirty years, he had worked closely with the greatest conductors of the time as principal cellist in the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra. This includes many illustrious names, including the chief conductors Rafael Kubelik, … Read more

Corona and school: a catastrophe threatens – opinion

Germany’s students look into the tube. Yet again. The schools are closed for the second time within a year. The children’s room has to serve as a classroom, instead of lessons there are distance lessons, education takes place in front of the screen. Provided, of course, that the server holds up. That wasn’t always the … Read more

Schools – Wiesbaden – In Hessen, the state high school diploma is written from April 21st – education

Wiesbaden (dpa / lhe) – The written Abitur exams in Hesse are to take place from April 21 to May 5 this year. This was announced by the Ministry of Culture in Wiesbaden. It was already determined last year that the Abi exams would not be written until after the Easter holidays in view of … Read more

Education – When distance learning becomes a frustration factor – education

Berlin (dpa) – With the Corona crisis, many new words have found their way into everyday language. Words like incidence, intensive capacity or R-value no longer need to be looked up. In the school sector, the word creations and paraphrases for the new pandemic-related non-normality are particularly diverse: “presence operation”, “restricted regular operation”, “alternate model” … Read more

Education – Hanover – Teachers’ Union against Exam Cancellation – Education

Hanover (dpa / lni) – The teachers’ union VBE has welcomed the adherence to the Abitur and final exams at Lower Saxony’s schools. “It would be fatal if we dismiss the students, who are already disadvantaged by the corona pandemic, from school even without a” real “graduation with an exam,” said VBE state chief Franz-Josef … Read more

Picture book – a wall around the tree – culture

Olivier Tellec reports on Eichhorn’s experiences with owning and sharing. And with loneliness. A story that makes you think, with spirited images. The picture books by the French designer, comic artist and illustrator Olivier Tallec have already been published in numerous countries and have been awarded prizes. In German, his cheerful philosophical titles about “Big … Read more

Schools – Dortmund – Teachers: “Bumpy school start” – Minister: System stable – Education

Düsseldorf (dpa / lnw) – With the first week of lessons after the Christmas holidays, North Rhine-Westphalia has had a “bumpy start to school” from the point of view of the teachers’ association for education and upbringing (VBE). Inadequate equipment, missing devices or poor WiFi connections caused some frustration, according to VBE state chief Stefan … Read more

Education in front of the screen: how can it work? – Politics

Although distance teaching is now working better, it is a crutch, comments SZ author Paul Munzinger. A plan is needed to come to terms with the crisis. And when schools open again, the countries would finally have to create reliability. You can find out here how you can register for the discussion and which rules … Read more

Education – emergency care should not be a disadvantage – Munich

Munich’s schools are closed until the end of January due to the corona pandemic; that is how long the students learn at home, at least most of them. But especially the children who sit in the classroom during the day despite Corona because they go to emergency care are at a disadvantage, warn the parliamentary … Read more

Education – Hanover – Headmistress: In a pandemic clear cut at schools – Education

Hanover (dpa / lni) – In view of the corona pandemic, the Lower Saxony school management association has called for a fundamental change of course for the entire school year. Abitur exams should be avoided and an average grade should be formed. Theses in grades 9 and 10 should also be avoided, according to a … Read more