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Expert: Demographic Crisis Hits Bulgaria in 2009-2012

A huge demographic crisis will affect Bulgaria in the period between 2009 and 2012.

Society » Education | August 18, 2009, Tuesday // 17:10 | Viewed: 2121

Bulgaria Teacher's Union Chair Warns of Possible Job Losses

According to the Bulgarian Teacher's Union (BTU) over 1500 teachers and other school employees could soon lose their jobs.

Society » Education | August 15, 2009, Saturday // 16:16 | Viewed: 1975

NBU President Becomes Bulgaria Deputy Education Minister

Sergey Ignatov, the President of New Bulgarian University in Sofia, has been appointed Bulgaria's new Deputy Minister of Education.

Society » Education | August 13, 2009, Thursday // 14:45 | Viewed: 2291

Bulgaria Education Minister Requests Textbook Investigation

Bulgaria's Education Minister, Yordanka Fandakova, has asked the Bulgarian state National Security Agency (DANS) to investigate the school textbook endorsement process.

Society » Education | August 12, 2009, Wednesday // 10:13 | Viewed: 1408

21st International Olympiad in Informatics Kicks off in Bulgaria's Plovdiv

The 21st International Olympiad in Informatics was opened Sunday in the Bulgarian city of Plovdiv by President Georgi Parvanov.

Society » Education | August 9, 2009, Sunday // 20:24 | Viewed: 2681

No Corruption Evidence Found in Economics University in Sofia

The internal investigation at the University of National and World Economy in Sofia has found no evidence of corruption.

Society » Education | July 29, 2009, Wednesday // 20:40 | Viewed: 3187

Bulgarian Student Wins Gold at International Math Competition

Bulgarian high school student, Lyuboslav Panchev, won the gold at the International Mathematics Olympiad in Bremen, Germany.

Society » Education | July 19, 2009, Sunday // 20:26 | Viewed: 4725

Bulgaria M3 Communications College Appoints New Management

M3 Communications College, the first Bulgarian accredited center for professional education in Marketing, Public Relations, and Business Communications begins the school year under new management.

Society » Education | July 15, 2009, Wednesday // 14:31 | Viewed: 1611

Bulgaria Sacks 1 500 Teachers, 80 Schools Close Doors for Ever

80 schools will be closed all over Bulgaria over decisions made by local municipal councils.

Society » Education | June 15, 2009, Monday // 13:58 | Viewed: 2622

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: 1930

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: 2372

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: 1980

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: 3820

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: 1921

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: 2071

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: 4256

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: 1779

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: 2848

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: 1765

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: 1552

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: 3365
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