education and training
MOET evaluates universities, but criteria for evaluation unclear

15:53 10/10/2014

The Ministry of Education and Training (MOET) has kicked off a university accreditation process, but the criteria for quality assurance remain controversial.

UNICEF commits more childcare support in Vietnam

23:45 09/10/2014

The United Nations' Children's Fund (UNICEF) and the Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI) jointly held a seminar in Hanoi on October 9 to discuss child-related issues in the 2016-2020 period.

Parents complain about teachers' poor classroom-management skills

23:38 09/10/2014

Many teachers in schools around the country are not trained in classroom management skills and handle student behavior in inappropriate ways, parents have complained.

Junior colleges to change hands as part of education overhaul

23:38 09/10/2014

The decision by the government to remove junior colleges and vocational intermediate schools from the Ministry of Education and Training (MOET) and merge them with the vocational training system has raised major concerns.

Germany supports Vietnam in vocational training

16:42 08/10/2014

The German Agency for International Cooperation (GIZ) and the Vietnam Ministry of Labour, Invalids, and Social Affairs (MOLISA) on Oct.

Land shortage stymies building of kindergartens for workers' children

10:14 08/10/2014

Shortage of land is preventing provinces and cities in the southern region from building kindergartens for children of workers at industrial parks and export processing zones as required by the Government.

Lecturers at Cuu Long Univ not allowed to wear jeans, slippers to school

10:46 07/10/2014

Strict regulations on clothing and working style for students and lecturers at Cuu Long University has faced strong opposition.

Packed curriculum overwhelms first-graders

11:47 06/10/2014

Parents and primary school teachers all complain that the current curriculum is too extensive for first graders, who must adapt to a new school environment.

Vietnam's 'different' ways of calculating GDP

10:16 06/10/2014

Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung said at a recent conference held by the Ministry of Planning and Investment that the calculation of GDP in Vietnam was unrealistic and different from other countries.

Vietnam, Russia boost education cooperation

18:22 05/10/2014

A delegation of Vietnam's Ministry of Education and Training, led by its Minister Pham Vu Luan, had a working visit to Russia on October 3-4.


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