An agreement on a pilot Korean language programme at schools in Vietnam from 2016 to 2023 was made on February 4, according to Quan Doi Nhan Dan newspaper.
VOV.VN -The Ministry of Education and Training organised a conference on January 22 to discuss a new initiative to improve the quality of primary English education.
The Central Highlands province of Dak Lak has employed various measures to improve the quality of Ede ethnic language teaching in schools.
The national education channel-VTV7 will officially go on air on the first day of 2016, Vietnam National Television’s Deputy General Director Pham Viet Tien said on December 28.
With an increasing number of students suffering from mental disorders, educational psychology experts urged schools to effectively manage psychological consultative centres.
Private universities are struggling to attract students, with some colleges thousands short of their targets.
The minimum score to be considered for university enrolment is 15 points, the Ministry of Education and Training (MOET) said on July 28.
All five Vietnamese students participating at the International Physics Olympiad 2015 in India have won medals including three golds, according to the Ministry of Education and Training.
Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung on August 26 has urged the education sector to accelerate the granting of autonomy to State-run universities, which he said is a breakthrough to improve tertiary education quality.
The Ministry of Education and Training (MoET) has received a non-refundable aid worth US$84.6 million from the Global Fund for Education of the United Nations to develop a new model of primary schools in Vietnam (VNEN).
Education and training departments in many provinces and cities have drawn up plans to improve the quality of local teachers of English through further training after discovering that most achieved very low scores in international English tests.
The country's male-to-female sex ratio continued to widen in the first months of this year, reflecting a higher rate of abortions and a preference for sons, said Deputy Minister of Health Nguyen Viet Tien.
Eight Vietnamese students who competed in the 13th Asian Physics Olympiad (APhO) in New Delhi, India, won medals, according to the Ministry of Education and Training.