ERIC Number: ED439974
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1996-Feb
Reference Count: N/A
The Situation in Austria, Finland and Sweden and in the EFTA/EEA Countries (Iceland and Norway). Supplement to the Study on Pre-School and Primary Education in the European Union.
EURYDICE European Unit, Brussels (Belgium).
This report intends to fill the gap between the original document "Pre-School and Primary Education in the European Union" and the current state with the addition of the new Member States of Austria, Finland, Sweden, Iceland, and Norway. The report is divided into two parts. Part 1, "General Organisation," contains: (1) "The Structure of Education" and (2) "Provision for Pupils in Primary Or Single Structure Schools During Out-of-School Hours." Part 2, "The Education Process," includes: (1) "Pre-School Education"; (2) "Primary Or Single Structure Education"; and (3) "Transition to Lower Secondary Or to the Last Years of Single Structure Education." Appended is a chart showing, by country, the number of pupils in primary education each year. (EH)
Descriptors: Area Studies, Comparative Education, Early Childhood Education, Elementary Education, Foreign Countries, International Cooperation, International Educational Exchange, Preschool Curriculum, Preschool Education
EURYDICE European Unit, Rue d'Arlon 15, B-1050 Brussels, Belgium. Tel: 32-2-238-30-11; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; Web site: http//www.eurydice.org.
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Commission of the European Communities, Brussels (Belgium). Directorate-General for Education, Training, and Youth.
Authoring Institution: EURYDICE European Unit, Brussels (Belgium).
Identifiers - Location: Austria; European Union; Finland; Iceland; Norway; Sweden