Tag: school year
Macedonia 02.10.20 | 11:36

New school year with 21 teaching days less, says Education Ministry

Instead of 180, students in primary education in the new school year will attend classes for 159 days. The Ministry of Education and Science has adopted changes in the calendar for organization and work of primary schools in the school year 2020/2021, according to which there will be 21 teaching days...

Macedonia 01.10.20 | 12:14

Zaev calls for solidarity from companies and citizens for every child to have a computer

In-person classes began Thursday in more than 600 primary and secondary schools across the country in line will health protocols. In most schools, students up to the third grade attend in-person classes, while those in higher grades will follow classes online. How did the first day of school go? On...

Macedonia 01.10.20 | 10:32

Delayed 2020/2021 school year starts

The 2020/2021 school year starts Thursday with a delay, amid growing uncertainties due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The school year starts with 270,000 high school and elementary school students, among whom 19 thousand are first graders – some will attend school in-person, and most will attend online...

Macedonia 30.09.20 | 10:00

Parents ask: Are children able to go to school, return home, eat alone and wait for their parents until 17h

A group of parents sent reactions to our newsroom because they are helpless regarding the beginning of the school year for children up to 10 years old, regardless of whether the learning will take place online or in person. They have several questions for the authorities: 1. Do the authorities consider...

Macedonia 24.09.20 | 17:22

SONK: If teachers do not have adequate working conditions, school year will not start on October 1

A large part of the schools have not provided technical means for attending online classes, shows the analysis made by the Trade Union for Education and Science-SONK, but the competent ministry says that all necessary preparations are being made for a successful start of the school year from October...

Macedonia 14.08.20 | 22:59

Naumovska: We expect delayed start of school year

Deputy Minister of Education and Science Elizabeta Naumovska says they expect a delayed start of the school year because of legislative changes to ensure shorten classes and online instruction. If we start the school year on September 1, the law stipulates that classes in elementary and secondary schools...

Macedonia 10.06.20 | 09:19

2019/2020 school year, conducted online since March, ends today

For 270 thousand high school and primary school students, including about 19 thousand first graders, the school year 2019/2020 ends today, for the first time in extraordinary circumstances and outside the school desks that remained empty since March 11 due to the danger of spreading the coronavirus disease. Over...

Macedonia 29.04.20 | 14:16

School year will not be repeated

The school year will not be repeated from September, Education Minister Arber Ademi told a news conference on Wednesday, adding that the introduced measures and distance learning system are being successfully implemented. Ademi added that teachers have guidelines on how to transfer knowledge and how...

Macedonia 01.09.19 | 11:24

Parents confused, teachers under pressure – will the school bell ring tomorrow?!

Will the first graders go to school tomorrow ?! Parents look for answers to this question on social networks because they do not have specific information from schools. Some school buildings say there will be a performance tomorrow for children who sit in school desks for the first time, but on the other...