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8/18/2018 10:45:08 AM

No more school on Saturdays: Parents big yay, schools refuse

A recent proposal to stop schooling on Saturday received applause from parents and students, but was frowned upon by schools over fears of breaking curriculum guidelines.

  • Artist conducts free painting class in Long An

    Artist conducts free painting class in Long An

    Public: 6/30/2018 6:53:03 PM

    Every afternoon from Monday to Friday, little children throng artist Phúc An’s small house in Thạnh Đức Commune in the southern province of Long An to learn how to paint. The house is taken on rent from a retired teacher by the artist for the past two years.

  • American expert shares experience in international publication at VNU

    American expert shares experience in international publication at VNU

    Public: 6/30/2018 4:49:03 PM

    (VNF) - The University of Languages and International Studies (Hanoi National University) in coordination with the US Embassy in Vietnam on June 28 held a conference themed "Focus on Forum: Ideas for Teaching and Publishing", hosted by Editor-in-Chief of the English Teaching and Publishing.

  • Special students of the National Highschool Exams

    Special students of the National Highschool Exams

    Public: 6/26/2018 4:29:45 PM

    (VNF) – The National Highschool Examination 2018 in Thua Thien – Hue province welcomed many middle-age students of ethnic minorities.

  • Volunteers praised for dedication in helping students in National Highschool Examination

    Volunteers praised for dedication in helping students in National Highschool Examination

    Public: 6/26/2018 4:27:51 PM

    (VNF) – Deputy Head of the Political Education & Students Affairs, Bui Van Linh on June 25 visited voluntary assisstant for candidates of the National Highschool Examination in two exam venues: Hanoi Highschool for the Gifted in Sports and Marie Curie.

  • Nearly one million students begin national high school exam today

    Nearly one million students begin national high school exam today

    Public: 6/25/2018 11:33:39 AM

    A total of 925,972 students across the country entered the three-day national high school exam on June 25th.

  • Da Nang commends students with high academic results

    Da Nang commends students with high academic results

    Public: 6/25/2018 10:23:33 AM

    Central Da Nang city on June 23 presented scholarships to over 200 students who are children of local workers and civil servants to encourage them to overcome disadvantages to obtain better academic results.

  • High-school students get ready for national examination

    High-school students get ready for national examination

    Public: 6/25/2018 10:19:21 AM

    High-school students across the country on June 24 finalized all procedures to get ready for the three-day national high school exam that will begin on June 25.

  • Vietnam, Mongolia to strengthen education ties

    Vietnam, Mongolia to strengthen education ties

    Public: 6/21/2018 2:52:22 PM

    (VNF) - Vietnamese Ambassador to Mongolia Doan Thi Huong recently had a working session with Ts.Tsogzolmaa, Minister of Education, Culture, Science and Sports of Mongolia, in order to promote the cooperation in fields of education, culture, science and technology.

  • Nearly $43mil. needed to open foreign university in Vietnam

    Nearly $43mil. needed to open foreign university in Vietnam

    Public: 6/21/2018 9:19:02 AM

    New Decree 86 on foreign investment and co-operation in education states that investors need at least VND1 trillion (USD42.90 million) in capital in order to set up a university in Vietnam.

  • Three universities seek governing autonomy

    Three universities seek governing autonomy

    Public: 6/21/2018 8:45:36 AM

    Hanoi Economics University, HCM City Economics University and Hanoi University of Science & Technology are considering a policy which would allow them to become independent from the Ministry of Education & Training (MOET).

  • New guidelines for students taking high school exam

    New guidelines for students taking high school exam

    Public: 6/20/2018 10:57:10 AM

    Candidates for the national high school exam this year should keep in mind new guidelines to better prepare for the exam, scheduled from June 24 to 27.

  • 85-year-old man goes back to school to earn MBA degree

    85-year-old man goes back to school to earn MBA degree

    Public: 6/19/2018 10:22:05 AM

    Le Phuoc Thiet, an 85-year-old man in the central coastal province of Quang Nam, has just been awarded a master’s degree in business management from Duy Tan University.

  • President commends disadvantaged students with high academic results

    President commends disadvantaged students with high academic results

    Public: 6/19/2018 9:25:13 AM

    President Tran Dai Quang has extolled 70 underprivileged students for their efforts to overcome a range of difficulties to achieve high academic results for many years.

  • Vu A Dinh scholarships presented to excellent ethnic students nationwide

    Vu A Dinh scholarships presented to excellent ethnic students nationwide

    Public: 6/18/2018 4:16:34 PM

    The Vu A Dinh Scholarship Fund presented scholarships to 15 outstanding ethnic students nationwide, who had excellent academic performance during 2017-2018 academic year, at a ceremony held in Ho Chi Minh City.

  • Literacy toolkit benefits 4,000 ethnic minority children

    Literacy toolkit benefits 4,000 ethnic minority children

    Public: 6/16/2018 9:09:59 AM

    At least 4,000 ethnic minority children aged three to six have benefited from the pilot of the Emergent Literacy and Math (ELM) toolkit to build foundational reading and math skills.

  • More autonomy for Vietnamese vocational schools

    More autonomy for Vietnamese vocational schools

    Public: 6/8/2018 11:17:11 AM

    The Ministry of Labor, Invalids and Social Affairs will restructure vocational training centers in a way that will give them more autonomy so that they can improve the quality of vocational education, said Minister Dao Ngoc Dung.

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