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Efforts to bring digitalization to schools

Nearly 80 percent of Vietnamese students went online to continue their studies when schools were closed by the COVID-19 pandemic. 

A high-school student successfully extracts calcium from tuna bones

A high-school student has discovered a simple way of extracting calcium from tuna bones.

Ethnic minorities’ traditional values find place in schools

Schools in Cao Loc district in northern Lang Son province have included a range of extra-curricular activities on ethnic minority groups’ traditional performances and games.

15-20 percent of HCM City primary school students do not study online

In HCM City, 15-20 per cent of primary school students have not been able to learn online, according to a report by the Department of Education and Training.

Vietnamese students return to school after coronavirus epidemic under control

Students of nearly 30 cities and provinces are set to go back to school on April 27 after the novel coronavirus epidemic has been under control in the country.

Air quality monitor equipment at schools seeks to raise students’ awareness of pollution

Students of Thanh Đa Secondary School in HCM City’s Bình Thạnh District have greater awareness of air pollution and measures to prevent it after an air quality index monitor was installed in the school a few months ago.


Teachers in mountainous area overcome challenges

Teachers at a school in Gia Lai Province's mountainous district of Mang Yang are facing lots of difficulties in their life and work.

Hue folk singing to be taught at school

The Culture and Sports Department in Hue has signed an agreement to co-ordinate with the local Education and Training Department to add folk singing to the academic curriculum in schools.

Car parking banned in all school premises

National Committee for Traffic Safety has ordered the Ministry of Education and Training to direct all schools nationwide to ban car parking in school premises or on pavements near schools.

Ministry reforms school entry rules

This year, the Ministry of Education and Training will decide minimum entrance score for only teacher training institutions while minimum entrance scores for other universities, colleges and vocational schools will be scrapped.

Los Angeles school shooting by girl, 12, 'was unintentional'

 A shooting by a 12-year-old girl at a Californian school in thought to be unintentional, Los Angeles police say.

Education dept encourages alternative parking at schools

The HCM City Department of Education and Training has urged administrators at primary and secondary schools to reduce traffic congestion during peak hours when parents and others pick up students.

Should online games be banned in school?

VietNamNet Bridge – The word ‘game’, a consistent point of contention among adults and children, has once again initiated a battle between parents and educators. However, ...

Bomb kills father and daughter at school in Thailand's troubled south

 A motorcycle bomb killed a father and daughter in front of a Thai elementary school as parents were dropping off their children on Tuesday, officials said, the latest in a series of attacks in the troubled south.

Nigeria school blast in Potiskum kills dozens

 At least 46 students have been killed by a suicide bomber at a school assembly in the north-eastern Nigerian town of Potiskum, police have said.

HCM City school teaches life lessons

 VietNamNet Bridge – An unconventional school in HCMCity offers classes in the arts while encouraging students to think creatively. Dinh Phuong Linh reports.

For children of the affluent, summer holidays can be lavish

 VietNamNet Bridge – Many Vietnamese parents are willing to shell out tens of millions of dong for their children’s summer holidays, seeing it as the opportune time for children to advance their English and life skills.

School travel pics elicit bridge pledge

 VietNamNet Bridge – The Minister of Transport Dinh La Thang has quickly responded to photos of children being hauled to school across a swollen river in plastic bags.

Schools teach children how to beat out rhythm on a gong

 VietNamNet Bridge – The sight of young school-going gong players has become an everyday event in the Tay Nguyen (Central Highlands) these days, due to efforts to include this performing art in school curriculums.

School “love” degenerates!

Showing affection boldly right in the classroom, uploading sex clip videos on the Internet, making scenes of jealousy at school, pregnant teenagers ... are the signals of the degeneration of “school love”, which worry the schools and parents.