The meeting held by MoET to prepare for the upcoming academic year

Education Ministry issues core content, goals for new academic year

The Ministry of Education and Training (MoET) yesterday held a meeting for the summary of the 2020-2021 academic year and the preparation for the new school year to all grades. The core teaching and learning content was introduced and encouraged to be transferred to students via direct teaching mode.

Pupils in Nguyen Thi Minh Khai Primary School in Go Van District at the end of the 2020-2021 academic year

New academic year in HCMC proposed to begin in mid September

The Ho Chi Minh City Department of Education and Training has just submitted a proposal about the plan for the 2021-2022 academic year to HCMC People’s Committee, including the plan to start the new school year in the middle of September due to Covid-19 outbreak, two weeks later than the timeframe issued by the Education and Training Ministry.

Catching fish with fishing net in Tam Giang lagoon (Photo: SGGP)

Summer days of children in countryside

Instead of choosing gifted classes or swimming courses and travelling with their families in summer holidays like children in cities, lots of poor children in the countryside usually help their parents do housework or do parttime jobs to earn money for school supplies in the new academic year.