The area on Dang Van Ngu Street in Phu Nhuan District that stretches from Le Van Sy to Nguyen Trong Tuyen Streets has become a promised land for street food sellers as there are three schools there: Han Thuyen High School, Dang Van Ngu Elementary School, and Ngo Tat To Middle School … [Read more...] about In Vietnam, mobile food stands around schools pose threats to students’ health
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Editor's note: Mark Barnes is a freelance journalist currently based in Hanoi, Vietnam. In this piece sent to Tuoi Tre News, he explores how the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic, as well as the travel restrictions and school closures it entailed, has changed the landscape of English teaching jobs in Vietnam, nearly a month after the country emerged from weeks of social distancing in April. … [Read more...] about English teachers or English schools: In post-social distancing Vietnam, who have the upper hand?
"Life in this area is very difficult as nearly 2,000 residents are living without tap water, electricity, telephone coverage, health centres, schools or proper roads," he said. "I believe that this school project will help change the lives of local people. We want to send our sincere thanks to Dantri Newspaper and TC MOTOR for this valuable support." … [Read more...] about Dantri/DTiNews builds new school in central highlands
At some schools, the directors and managers have to take classes while searching for new teachers. According to a private school in Go Vap, they have used all their employees to look after five and six years old children. When younger children go to school next week, even the directors and managers will have to help too. During the long school closure, the school laid off many teachers due to financial problems. Many teachers have already found other jobs and will not return to teaching. They had to recruit new teachers immediately when there was news that schools could reopen, however, they still need eight more teachers. Le Thi Be Tuyet, director of Do Re Mi Nursery School in Binh Duong, said they were having difficulties in searching for new teachers. For many people, nursery teacher is only a temporary job as they wait for new opportunities. The outbreak is a motivation for them to change jobs. A teacher in Thu Duc District said she was a teacher at three-year-old classes but … [Read more...] about Private nursery schools face teacher shortage
Son La (VNA) – The Investigation Police Agency of the Police Department of the northern mountainous province of Son La started criminal proceedings on July 26 on the violation case related to school exam fraud in the locality. Based on investigation results from the High School Examination 2018 Council of Son La, the agency issued a decision on commencing legal proceedings in the case of “abusing power or position in performance of official duties” under Article 356 of the Criminal Code. Currently, the agency is finalising procedures to begin legal proceedings against suspects involved in the case. Earlier on July 23, authorities targeted five people involved in the high school exam fraud in Son La. One of the five is Tran Xuan Yen, who held multiple roles as Vice Director of the provincial Department of Education and Training, member of the exam steering board, Vice Chairman of the provincial exam board, standing deputy head of the test marking board, and head of … [Read more...] about Criminal proceedings begin for high school exam fraud in Son La