Dictionary of Dutchness


The VO-raad (secondary schools council) represents schools when educational policy is being drawn up and lobbies the government. The council has an independent chairman and a nine-member board which aims to reflect all the different types of secondary schools. Current hot topics include teachers’ and head teachers’ pay, the drop-out rate and free text books.

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