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Docu: Why do kids in the Netherlands go to school from the age of 4 in the Netherlands instead of 6/7 abroad?

Now online: a grandfather looks at his almost 4 year old granddaughter. He wonders what kind of educational field she will end up in. He speaks to teachers, pedagogues, psychologists and teacher trainers who understand his concerns: how can justice be done to the uniqueness of the preschool period when school learning has also become …

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They Thought she was crazy at school, but Rachel quit pre-university education to become a furniture maker

From burying her nose in books to sawing, sanding, and building furniture. Rachel de Leeuw (16), from Scherpenisse, switched from pre-university education (VWO) year 4 to vocational education (MBO) level 3 to become a furniture maker. She still fully stands behind her choice. “If you have a dream, you should chase it.” Rachel did well …

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