How good is the German education-system really? Compared to other european countries we see that in Germany the social and economic situation of the parents still pretty much defines students educational success. This means: if parents are well-educated and earn a good income their children are probably going to excel. But what if they are not? Well, then the kids chance to become poor ar at 61%. Why that is, what poverty means for education and how this issue can be tackled you read in this article of EMERALD BERLIN.