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Bulgaria Marks Official Start of School Year

About 63 500 kids are starting school for the first time in Bulgaria on Monday, September 16th, 2013, which is the official first day of the academic year.

Society » Education | September 16, 2013, Monday // 08:11 | Viewed: 2016

Bulgarian Govt Pledges Better Conditions for Teachers

Bulgaria's Education Minister, Aneliya Klisarova, pledged better work conditions for Bulgarian teachers and higher State stipends for college students pursuing teaching degrees.

Society » Education | September 15, 2013, Sunday // 11:14 | Viewed: 1459

Only 3% of Teachers in Bulgaria under 30 Years – Education Minister

Bulgarian Education Minister Aneliya Klisarova has cautioned that a mere 3% of teachers in the country are below 30 years of age, adding that is important to make the teaching profession attractive for young people.

Society » Education | September 5, 2013, Thursday // 16:27 | Viewed: 3151

New Deputy Education Minister to Be Appointed in Bulgaria

A new Deputy Minister of Education is to be appointed in Bulgaria by August 26, Education Minister Aneliya Klisarova said Wednesday.

Society » Education | August 21, 2013, Wednesday // 17:24 | Viewed: 1086

Bulgaria's Top University Placed 610th in Intl Web Ranking

Bulgaria's oldest university, Sofia University St Kliment Ohridski, has been ranked 610th in a new international web ranking for universities.

Society » Education | August 16, 2013, Friday // 15:34 | Viewed: 2388

11 Schools in Bulgaria to Close in September, 34 others At Risk

A total of 11 schools in Bulgaria will be closed in September and some 34 other face the threat of closure, according to the Bulgarian Teachers Trade Union.

Society » Education | August 4, 2013, Sunday // 16:15 | Viewed: 1822

Bulgarian Students Win 5 Medals at 44th International Physics Olympiad

Bulgaria won a total of five medals, including one gold, at the 44th International Olympiad in Physics in Copenhagen.

Society » Education | July 15, 2013, Monday // 13:15 | Viewed: 2084

Bulgaria's Academy of Sciences Awards Honorary Degree to Steve Hanke

The Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, BAS, has awarded the honorary title of Doctor Honoris Causa to Professor Steve Hanke, a renowned economis and the architect of Bulgaria's currency board regime.

Society » Education | July 15, 2013, Monday // 10:06 | Viewed: 1282

Bulgarian Students Grab 72 Cups in International Math Contest

Bulgaria has won 72 cups in the International Mathematics Competition 2013 for school students held in the Black Sea city of Burgas.

Society » Education | July 10, 2013, Wednesday // 17:12 | Viewed: 2411

Bulgarian Academy of Sciences to Award Doctor Honorary Degree to Top Economist Steve Hanke

The Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, BAS, has awarded the honorary title of Doctor Honoris Causa to Professor Steve Hanke, a renowned economis and the architect of Bulgaria's currency board regime.

Society » Education | July 10, 2013, Wednesday // 13:12 | Viewed: 1153

Bulgarian Schoolboy is Google 2013 Finalist

A Bulgarian 15-year-old boy from the Black Sea city of Varna is among the finalists at the prestigious Science Fair Google 2013.

Society » Education | June 12, 2013, Wednesday // 18:39 | Viewed: 1487

Mix-Up Emerges in Teaching Minority Languages in Bulgaria

The Turkish, the Armenian, and the Hebrew languages have been included as compulsory electives for children from these minorities in Bulgaria, in grades 1 – 8.

Society » Education | June 3, 2013, Monday // 10:06 | Viewed: 1970

Bulgaria's New Education Minister: Children Should Start School at 4

Children should start school at the age of four, according to Bulgaria’s new Education Minister, Aneliya Klisarova.

Society » Education | June 1, 2013, Saturday // 14:19 | Viewed: 1736

How to get the most out of your stay in Bulgaria?

Earn an US accredited EMBA while working in the country

Society » Education | May 29, 2013, Wednesday // 13:20 | Viewed: 1570

Bulgarian High School Seniors Sit for Matriculation Exam

A total of 62 000 students from across Bulgaria are sitting Tuesday for their obligatory matriculation in Bulgarian language and literature.

Society » Education | May 21, 2013, Tuesday // 09:27 | Viewed: 3329

Sofia University Advances in Academic Performance Ranking

The Sofia University "St. Kliment Ohridski" ranks 788th in the University Ranking by Academic Performance (URAP) for 2012/2013 which evaluates the top 2000 higher education institutions in the world.

Society » Education | May 14, 2013, Tuesday // 18:07 | Viewed: 2375

Bulgaria Education Minister Vows New Job for Harlem Shake Teacher

Bulgaria's caretaker Education Minister has vowed to find a job for Hristo Danev, the teacher who was dismissed after doing the Harlem Shake dance with his students in the school yard.

Society » Education | March 22, 2013, Friday // 21:00 | Viewed: 1381

Bulgarian Govt to Decide Fate of Embattled Harlem Shake Teacher

Bulgaria's Education Minister will have to decide the fate of Hristo Danev, the teacher who was recently dismissed after performing the Harlem Shake dance with his students in the school yard.

Society » Education | March 22, 2013, Friday // 14:12 | Viewed: 1266

Turkey Lifts 'Embargo' on Bulgarian College Diplomas

Turkey's Council of Higher Education has lifted the "embargo" on Bulgarian college diplomas.

Society » Education | March 21, 2013, Thursday // 09:04 | Viewed: 3724

Bulgarian Turks: Revival Process Should Be Included in Schoolbooks

The former Bulgarian Communist's regime attempt to forcefully assimilate Bulgarian Muslims, known and the "Revival Process", should be included in the country's history schoolbooks, according to the ethnic Turkish Movement for Rights and Freedoms (DPS).

Society » Education | March 17, 2013, Sunday // 11:29 | Viewed: 7343

Bulgarian UNESCO Chief to Receive Doctor Honoris Causa Degree of Laval University

UNESCO Director-General, Bulgarian Irina Bokova, will be awarded the honorary degree of Doctor Honoris Causa by the Laval University in Quebec, Canada.

Society » Education | February 28, 2013, Thursday // 09:38 | Viewed: 1347
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