Moreover, schools are assigned to have a detailed plan targeting that all students must play a sport. This is part of the department’s direction of sport activity orientations in schools for the academic year 2018-2019. As per the direction, senior high schools should sign agreement with culture- sport centers to implement the plan in the period 2018-2020. Additionally, the Department asked schools to take heed to increase students’ physical activity during school physical education. Schools should be proactive in raising awareness among parents and students about the importance of sports and then, schools will set a target that each student can play a sport. Schools need to have different activities of sport clubs to attract students in extra-hours; especially preschools. Accordingly, the Department requested all schools to repair facilities and buy more sport equipment as well as sport teachers must take part in fresher courses to promote physical education in … [Read more...] about Schools urged to change parents, students’ mindset of sports
The gold medal went to Pham Duc Thang from the High School for the Gifted of the National University of Ha Noi and Thang was ranked tenth in the competition. Meanwhile Hoang Xuan Nhat from High School for the Gifted of the National University of HCM City, earned a silver medal and got the 38th position at the contest. Nguyen Hoang Hai Minh and Nguyen Khanh of the High School for the Gifted of the National University of Ha Noi grabbed bronze medals. They took the 135th and 145th places at the competition, respectively. The IOI 2018 attracted 335 candidates of 88 countries and territories worldwide. 167 candidates won medals, including 29 gold medals, 55 silver medals and 83 bronze medals. The annual International Olympiad in Informatics (IOI) is one of the most prestigious computer science competitions in the world. The first IOI was held in 1989 in Pravetz in Bulgaria. By PHAN THAO – Translated by Kim Khanh Tags: Vietnamese students win medals 2018 IOI International … [Read more...] about Vietnamese students win medals at 2018 IOI
The scholarships, worth a total of nearly VND2 billion ($85,930), aim to encourage needy students to surmount their difficulties in lives to have good performance at schools. Of the amount, VND425 million were given to 25 students of universities in Da Lat , Nha Trang and Tay Nguyen each worth VND17 million. The remaining sum was given to 154 students from senior high schools and ethnic boarding schools in highlands provinces, Khanh Hoa and NInh Thuan provinces, Hermann Gmeiner Da Lat and Nha Trang each worth VND10 million. In the academic year 2018, the scholarship fund Vallet of the “Meeting Vietnam” organization awarded 3,200 scholarships totally worth VND25 billion to good students nationwide. The scholarship fund was established by Prof. Odon Vallet through the “Meeting Vietnam” organization founded by Prof. Tran Thanh Van. Prof. Odon Vallet is from France’s Sorbonne University. He has received a large inheritance valued at EUR100 million and decided … [Read more...] about 179 students receive Vallet scholarships
VietNamNet Bridge - Experts do not believe that the monopoly in textbook compilation will end, though the Minister of Education and Training Phung Xuan Nha vowed to terminate the monopoly by holding auctions to find compilers.MOET is a textbook compiler Nha recently said during his trip to Can Tho City that the education reform program is being implemented in a methodical way and reaffirmed the principle of ‘one curriculum, many sets of textbooks’.At present, the Ministry of Education and Training (MOET) is the only agency which has the right to compile textbooks for general education. However, the monopoly will terminate in the future: all individuals and institutions can compile textbooks if they can satisfy the requirements. However, experts doubt the monopoly will terminate as Nha promised. Under Circular 33 dated in 2017 stipulating the standard textbook compilation process, textbook samples must be approved by the Minister of Education and Training before they are put … [Read more...] about Education Ministry’s plan to terminate textbook compilation monopoly raises doubts
VietNamNet Bridge - The students who got the highest scores at the national high-school finals have successfully enrolled in the universities of their choice. Hoang Duc Thuan, the highest scorer at Hanoi Pharmacy University Hoang Duc Thuan, a math major at the Hung Vuong High School for the Gifted in Phu Tho province, is the highest scorer at Hanoi Pharmacy University. At first, Thuan registered to study at the Information Technology Faculty of the Hanoi University of Natural Sciences. But later, after consideration, he decided to apply for the pharmacy school. Thuan was famous before he appeared in local newspapers with his impressive exam results. He got 28.25 scores for three A-group exam subjects (10 for math, 9.5 for physics and 8.75 for chemistry). Thuan said the 10 score for math was a surprise. The won first prize at the provincial competition for excellent students in math when he was in 12th grade and first prize at the Hanoi Open Mathematics Competition when he was in the … [Read more...] about Where are the top 10 exam scorers studying?