The French government wants to reform the country’s education system. Long hours at school have been criticised as being counter-productive to learning. We decided to find out what the situation is like in the rest of the EU. Is less more when it comes to school hours?
- Marie-Thérèse SANCHEZ-SCHMID, French MEP, European People's Party;
- Doris Pack, German MEP, European People's Party.
Watch the second part of the show - our interview with EU Commissioner Almunia.