40 words to help you to make sense of Swiss school terms

Making sense of Swiss local school terms

Google translate can be a life saver when trying to make sense of a letter from your Swiss public school. But try google a term like ‘Standortgespräch’ (joint teacher-parent-student meeting to discuss students’ progress) and the translation ‘location talk’ might leave you utterly confused!
The below glossary provides a translation and and explanations for commonly used school terminology: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1Ny9cJEoG0449cuTmtKdcV4-h07ePphUW/view?usp=sharing
 
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