Major concerns about pressure on students & teachers in vocational, higher education

Education Minister Ingrid van Engelshoven is very concerned about the toll the coronavirus pandemic is having on both students and teachers. So far, the damage to the quality of education is limited, by the first study delays are already visible in secondary vocational education and higher professional education, she said in a letter to parliament, […]

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Oxford-AstraZeneca vaccine is cheaper than Pfizer’s and Moderna’s, and doesn’t require supercold temperature

The biopharmaceutical company AstraZeneca has released data on what is now the third promising vaccine candidate against COVID-19—and it has several advantages over those of its competitors, Pfizer and Moderna. On Monday, AstraZeneca released interim analysis of its phase 3 trial data of 23,000 volunteers from the U.K. and Brazil. These results show that the […]

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