The management of the cantonal education systems is based on cantonal law. Here, you will find information about cantonal features of the Swiss education system. This information is normally gathered and published by IDES, the information and documentation centre of the EDK.
Cantonal survey 2009/2010
How is lower secondary level structured? How are children's performance levels assessed? What is the school management responsible for? You can find answers to these and other questions for every canton in an online database.
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Cantonal school structure (diagram)
Here, you will find a simplified diagram of the school structure for each canton. continue