Tag Archives: Russian School

08 Sep
2021
How did Russians celebrate ‘День Знаний’ (Knowledge Day) last Wednesday? Since 1935, every year on September 1st, children return to school across Russia, after three months of summer holiday. This day signifies the end of summer and the start of a new academic year, and is known as ‘Knowledge Day’ (День Знаний in Russian). The ...
19 Mar
2021
Final school exams are some of the most important exams that students will ever sit. In addition to the fact that they are essential for getting into university, these tests are often required to prove that you attended secondary education in the first place. However, every country’s education system is slightly different and it can ...
01 Sep
2017
Education, education, and education. An integral part of society across the world. Образование (education) of all ages plays a particularly significant role in Russia which is illustrated by the tradition which has become День знаний (The day of knowledge). This takes place every year on Первое сентября (The first of September). It is on this ...