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The National Education Institute – NEI

The National Education Institute – NEI (Zavod RS za šolstvo) was founded in 1954 and today it is a national authority which performs research and development tasks by linking theory and practice in the field of education. The basic goals of the institute are:

  • Designing new school curricula
  • Development and implementation of suitable solutions for particular education levels, within specific subjects and subject areas;
  • Development of education standards;
  • Monitoring and testing of the proposed solutions;
  • Introduction of new methods and their evaluation;
  • Professional development of teachers;
  • Implementation of goals promoted by European and international organisation (European Union, the Council of Europe, UNESCO, OECD and others).