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Debate over basic school exams legislation reaches impasse

Tuesday, November 19, 2019

The Cultural Affairs Committee of the Riigikogu has reached an impasse in debates regarding proposed changes to the Basic Schools and Upper Secondary Schools Act and will be postponing making any decisions regarding the matter. Members of the committee don’t understand why there is interest in making the civics exam mandatory if only 15 students have taken it in order to gain Estonian citizenship. Under discussion in the committee was…