School reform in ESSR

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24. April 1959

In 1959, an 8-grade compulsory education system was implemented in Estonia, in addition to it attempts were made to tie high school education directly to manufacturing, enforcing compulsory manufacturing studies. School reform was carried out from 1959-1962, and was not the only educational reform in ESSR: few years later an attempt to implement compulsory secondary education was made.

Source: Eesti ajalugu: kronoloogia. 2007.

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