The Government issued Resolution 127 after its September regular meeting, which says that offline teaching will resume in areas that have controlled Covid-19 and can ensure safety from October 2021. Localities are now gearing up to prepare to receive students, including HCM City, the major epicenter of the fourth pandemic wave. Nguyen Tang Vu from the HCM City High School for the Gifted believes that as students return to school, online teaching will stop but not completely. Vu said students have adapted well to online teaching. His students study seriously and effectively, always fulfilling exercises. However, he found some problems in online teaching. “I found that many students have to study online with devices with small screens, such as smartphones and tablets. As students have busy schedules, they will bear negative impact if having to look at small screen for too long,” he said. The other problem is online exams. No one can say for sure if students cheat during … [Read more...] about Will online teaching end its mission when schools reopen?
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The local authorities instructed educational institutions in the locality to carefully evaluate the actual situation, students’ attendance, and online learning quality before coming to the decision to halt online classes. — Photo danviet.vn CÀ MAU – Realising that online learning does not benefit primary schoolchildren, Cà Mau Province authorities have been the first to look into stopping online classes for students at this level, which was well-received by both parents and teachers. Two weeks into the 2021-22 school year, Cà Mau Province took the initiative in contrast to other areas. Initially holding online classes for primary schoolchildren, Cà Mau Department of Education and Training (DoET) evaluated the data collected over two weeks of online learning and came to the decision of cancelling online learning at the primary level. Local statistics reveal that the attendance rate in the second week of online learning reached 88.21 per cent on average, with primary students … [Read more...] about Cà Mau pioneers in halting online classes for primary schoolchildren
Illustrative image (Photo: VNA) Can Tho (VNA) – FPT Group in coordination with the Hope Fund on October 20 presented 467 tablets and 50 computers to students with difficult circumstances in the Mekong delta city of Can Tho to support them in online learning activities. The equipment has been handed over to 17 junior and senior high schools in Co Do, Vinh Thanh and Phong Dien districts. Vice Chairman of the municipal People's Committee Duong Tan Hien highly appreciated the support of FPT Group and the Hope Fund for their donations in the context of the difficult situation, saying that the support has contributed to basically easing obstacles facing the city’s education sector in organising online teaching. He expressed his hope that the city will continue to receive more support from organisations and businesses in the coming time. At the hand-over ceremony in Can Tho (Photo: VNA) Director of FPT Telecom in Can Tho Tran Minh Huan said with the desire to join hands … [Read more...] about FPT donates online learning equipment to Can Tho’s students
Organized by the Military Broadcasting Center and broadcast live on several television channels, the program saw the presence of Defense Minister General Phan Van Giang, Director of the General Department of Political Affairs (GDP) General Luong Cuong, Head of the Party Central Committee’s Commission for Information and Education Sr. Lt. Gen. Nguyen Trong Nghia, Vice Chairman of the National Assembly Sr. Lt. Gen. Tran Quang Phuong. Other leaders of the Ministry of National Defense (MND), the GDP, the General Staff, and representatives of the MND’s agencies, Naval Service, and central and local departments also attended this meaningful event. The Ho Chi Minh Trail at sea, together with the Truong Son (Annamite) Road were the two key lifelines to supply weapons, equipment, ammunition, medicines and transport troops from the Northern rear to the Southern theater in the resistance war against U.S. invaders for national salvation. The program recalled feats-of-arms of brave people with … [Read more...] about Art exchange marks 60 years of legendary trail at sea
A still from the animated documentary The Origin of Quarantine. — Photo youtube.com HÀ NỘI — An online science film festival will be held for teachers, students and parents from today. Launched by Goethe Institute in Hà Nội, this is the 11th Science Film Festival in Việt Nam with the theme 'Better Understanding for Better Health'. “The Science Film Festival is a response to the pandemic situation around the world. Therefore, this year its focus is on health,” said Goethe Institute’s Director Wilfried Eckstein at the recent press conference. The science film festival combines a fascination for scientific discoveries with experimentation. Film entertainment and learning through discovery make the Science Film Festival a useful educational experience. The film and experiments are designed in such a way that they can be easily recreated at home. Teaching materials give teachers inspiration for their own lessons. The science film festival supports the broad efforts in Việt Nam to … [Read more...] about Film festival encourages students in science study
According to Vietnam National Administration of Tourism Vice Chairman Ha Van Sieu, Vietnam, hit by a fourth Covid wave, experienced a decline of 16 percent in domestic visitors and 41 percent in tourism receipts in the first nine months of 2021 compared to the same period last year. "Accommodation, tour operators and travel services have been shut down or closed temporarily while most international and domestic flights have been cancelled or interrupted significantly due to travel restrictions," he said. "The percentage of occupied rooms across Vietnam's accommodation services was about 20 percent in 2020 and less than 10 percent in 2021." RMIT Head of Management from the School of Business & Management, Associate Professor Nguyen Quang Trung, observed that the past two years have been challenging for the hospitality and tourism landscape, leading to a really tough time for hotels, restaurants and tourism establishments. Vietnam National Administration of Tourism … [Read more...] about Tourism, hospitality pursue Covid rebound