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Hungarian Parents Keep Kids Home to Protest Education System

Thousands of Hungarian parents kept their children home from school on Monday to protest the government's education policies. Reports from across the country indicated that attendance was affected by the protest, especially in high schools. At least 34,000 people had joined the protest's Facebook page. Two weeks ago, tens of thousands attended a teachers' rally in Budapest to protest education reforms that have included extreme centralization, increased administrative tasks...

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