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Bulgaria Students to Get Behavior Grade in Fall

Bulgaria's Cabinet approved during its regular Thursday meeting significant changes in the education sector.

Society » Education | June 11, 2009, Thursday // 15:04 | Viewed: 1914

Bulgaria's Berbatov Launches Teenage Anti-Risk Campaign

Bulgaria's football star, Dimitar Berbatov, officially launched Sunday the Informational Campaign for Risk Factors for Young People's Development and Health.

Society » Education | May 31, 2009, Sunday // 16:36 | Viewed: 2340

Bill Gates Foundation Provides Computers for 900 Bulgarian Libraries

900 Bulgarian libraries will be equipped with computers by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation over the next 4-5 years.

Society » Education | May 23, 2009, Saturday // 11:35 | Viewed: 1943

80 000 Bulgarian Students Take Second School-Ending Exam

79 517 Bulgarian high school seniors took Tuesday morning their second mandatory school-ending exam.

Society » Education | May 19, 2009, Tuesday // 09:38 | Viewed: 3609

Bulgaria Education Ministry Mandates Literary Language Use

Bulgaria's Education Minister, Daniel Valchev signed Monday the order for mandatory study and usage of the literary Bulgarian language in the country's public schools.

Society » Education | May 18, 2009, Monday // 16:32 | Viewed: 1875

Bulgaria Youngsters Abroad to Study Native Language Via Satellite

Fifty Bulgarian schools abroad will receive disks with lessons in Bulgarian language.

Society » Education | May 14, 2009, Thursday // 14:20 | Viewed: 2046

100 000 Bulgaria Students to Put on Uniforms in September

The number of students wearing school uniforms will reach 100 000 in the beginning of the next school year.

Society » Education | May 9, 2009, Saturday // 19:46 | Viewed: 4035

Bulgaria Education Ministry to Reinforce Literary Language Use

Literary Bulgarian language is mandatory in all Bulgarian public schools, the Bulgarian Education Ministry declared Tuesday.

Society » Education | April 28, 2009, Tuesday // 20:45 | Viewed: 1761

Bulgaria Teenagers at Europe's Bottom Low in Reading Skills

Half of 15-year-olds in Bulgaria fail in their reading comprehension and cannot read to learn and absorb knowledge.

Society » Education | April 22, 2009, Wednesday // 14:18 | Viewed: 2788

Bulgaria Universities Admit 10% More Students to Meet Market Demand

Bulgaria's universities are going to boost their admission numbers by 10% in order to meet demands on the labor market.

Society » Education | April 17, 2009, Friday // 18:35 | Viewed: 1740

EC Complains to Luxembourg over Bulgaria Qualifications

The European Commission has backed up Bulgaria by complaining to Luxembourg regarding the country's non-recognition of Bulgarian qualifications.

Society » Education | April 14, 2009, Tuesday // 20:38 | Viewed: 1536

Bulgaria Education Minister Demands Education Reform Referendum

Bulgaria's Deputy PM and Education Minister, Daniel Valchev, requested Tuesday a referendum on education reform.

Society » Education | April 7, 2009, Tuesday // 13:57 | Viewed: 3252

Sofia University Launches 2009 Admission Campaign

606 high school seniors sat for the preliminary geography exam at Sofia's University "St. Kliment Ohridski" Sunday.

Society » Education | April 5, 2009, Sunday // 11:57 | Viewed: 3960

US President Picks Bulgarian Student for NATO Summit

US President Barack Obama has singled out a Bulgarian student who will take part in the youth forum, held during the NATO summit in Strasbourg.

Society » Education | April 3, 2009, Friday // 08:49 | Viewed: 1492

Bulgaria School Records to Go Online

All of Bulgaria's classroom records and grades will be provided in electronic format in two to three years.

Society » Education | April 2, 2009, Thursday // 16:40 | Viewed: 5018

Fewer Young People Drop out of Bulgarian Schools

The rate of young Bulgarians between 18 and 24 years who leave school before finishing is 15,3% for 2008, compared to 21,4% for 2004, the National Statistical Institute reported.

Society » Education | March 31, 2009, Tuesday // 14:50 | Viewed: 1680

A Thousand Bulgarian Students Become Managers for Day

Over 1 000 students from all over Bulgaria are taking part Tuesday in the "Manager for a Day" initiative.

Society » Education | March 31, 2009, Tuesday // 14:21 | Viewed: 1887

Bulgaria School Students More Drunk Than EU Colleagues

Bulgarian students are more often drunk and smoke a lot more than the majority of their European colleagues.

Society » Education | March 27, 2009, Friday // 11:05 | Viewed: 3607

Energy Giant Offers Financial Support to Study of Italian Language in Bulgaria

The Italian Energy giant, Enel, made a donation to seven Bulgarian schools for intensive Italian classes.

Society » Education | March 24, 2009, Tuesday // 17:29 | Viewed: 2283

Bulgaria Education Ministry Mulls Ban on Religious Symbols Display

Students with Christian crosses or girls with Muslim scarves will no longer be allowed in Bulgarian public schools.

Society » Education | March 19, 2009, Thursday // 15:26 | Viewed: 2437

Bulgaria Govt Puts forth Radical Reform to Tackle High School Discipline

Bulgaria's Minister of Education, Daniel Valchev, presented Monday a draft bill aimed at a radical reform of the Bulgarian high school education including a strengthening of school discipline.

Society » Education | February 23, 2009, Monday // 00:00 | Viewed: 1778
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