On the two days of August 9 and 10, 2007, at the Vocational Junior College number 8, the Department of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs held the opening ceremony and put Dongnai Employment Exchange Floor into official operation. Present at the ceremony were Mr. Nguyen Dai Dong - Head of Employment and Labour Department under the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs. Employment Exchange Floor is a new form of activity on the basis of information technology application and from now on this form will replace the employment festival held by the province once a year. Mr. Lam Duy Tin - Vice Director of the Department of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs and Head of the Organization Board said that with the birth of Employment Exchange Floor job placement activities and the relationship between labour supply and demand would take place directly or indirectly, so more conveniently and effectively, not limited by time and space. Therefore, the Employment Exchange Floor … [Read more...] about Dongnai Employment Exchange Floor: a new form of exchanging and finding jobs on the basis of information technology application
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The President reiterated that the Party and State consider education a top national policy and a strategic breakthrough on the path of national industrialisation and modernisation. President Truong Tan Sang delivers speech at Bui Thi Xuan High School (Photo: cand.com.vn) President Truong Tan Sang on September 3 reiterated that the Communist Party of Vietnam (CPV) and the State of Vietnam consider education a top national policy and a strategic breakthrough on the path of national industrialisation and modernisation. President Sang made the statement at Bui Thi Xuan Secondary School in Da Lat city, Lam Dong province in the Central Highlands, where he beat the drum to kick-start the new academic year. Addressing a ceremony, President Sang praised the endeavours and outstanding performance of the 61-year-old school, which is seen as one of the key schools in education reform in the city and Lam Dong province. The school has nurtured many scientists, managers, officers, soldiers and … [Read more...] about President opens new school year in Lam Dong
The InSITE - Informing Science & IT Education conference will take place from August 2 to 5 at RMIT Vietnam in the presence of keynote speakers, presenters, and delegates from around the world, including the US, Australia, Belgium, New Zealand, the UK, South Africa, Thailand, Malaysia, and Vietnam. This is the first time the conference has been held in Vietnam. Photo: RMIT Vietnam Associate Professor Mathews Nkhoma, Head of the School of Business & Management at RMIT Vietnam, said it secured the InSITE - Informing Science & IT Education conference at a crucial juncture in the development and uptake of digital technologies and information sciences in the region.“RMIT Vietnam and the Information Science Institute (ISI), a global community of academics shaping the future of informing science and founded in 1998, have co-organized the event,” he said.“Informing science is a transdisciplinary field that was established to promote the study of informing … [Read more...] about RMIT Vietnam hosting Informing Science and IT Education conference
Microsoft Corporation (Microsoft) has recognised the Hue Star Educational System (Hue Star) as a global Pathfinder school, according to the Hue Star Chairman Nguyen Xuan Ly.Hue Star was included in the list of 63 best schools in the world and was one of seven typical schools in Asia Pacific. It is also the only school of Vietnam recognised as a pathfinder school in the Microsoft educational system.Other schools in the Asian Pacific region that were recognised, include three schools in Australia, one in New Zealand and two in Singapore.Microsoft’s innovative school programme annually organised selection of the best schools for its global pathfinder school system, where modern and well-known schools around the world gathered for sharing management experience and deploying high quality training through assistance of information technology. … [Read more...] about Hue Star becomes Microsoft’s pathfinder school
VietNamNet Bridge - Why has a Chinese software product, not a Vietnamese or foreign one, been advised to be used at secondary schools? The answer is that there is no Vietnamese suitable product, while foreign ones are too expensive. Software with nine-dotted line used at secondary schools in HCMC Bui Viet Ha, Director of Schoolnet, a member of the group of authors compiling the informatics textbook for secondary school, said on December 25 that the Chinese software was put into use in 2006 already. But only in mid-2012 did someone discover the image of the U-shape line in the software. The authors then sent a letter to the Ministry of Education and Training (MOET), reporting the problem and suggested replacing the lesson with other content. This means that the problem was reported to MOET in 2012 already. The ministry then met the group of authors to discuss amending some content in the textbook, In January 2013, the authors was officially assigned to re-write the content and … [Read more...] about Why local schools choose a Chinese education software?