Tarek Shawki

Scientific Research Foundation (Egypt - Dubai) to hold closing ceremony of 1st National Reading Programme on Oct. 17

Wed, 13 Oct 2021 - 02:20 GMT

The celebration includes announcing and honoring the Egyptian winners of the first edition of the programme, and announcing the launch of the programme’s second edition.

Egypt to start vaccinating high school students against coronavirus within month

Mon, 04 Oct 2021 - 09:09 GMT

Egypt will start vaccinating high school (secondary school) students against coronavirus within a month, Minister of Health Hala Zayed said in remarks to media on Sunday.

Egypt's International Cooperation Ministry, World Bank release new economic report: 'from crisis to economic transformation'

Tue, 10 Nov 2020 - 06:07 GMT

𝘔𝘪𝘯𝘪𝘴𝘵𝘳𝘺 𝘰𝘧 𝘐𝘯𝘵𝘦𝘳𝘯𝘢𝘵𝘪𝘰𝘯𝘢𝘭 𝘊𝘰𝘰𝘱𝘦𝘳𝘢𝘵𝘪𝘰𝘯 𝘢𝘯𝘥 𝘵𝘩𝘦 𝘞𝘰𝘳𝘭𝘥 𝘉𝘢𝘯𝘬 𝘎𝘳𝘰𝘶𝘱 𝘳𝘦𝘭𝘦𝘢𝘴𝘦 𝘢 𝘯𝘦𝘸 𝘌𝘤𝘰𝘯𝘰𝘮𝘪𝘤 𝘳𝘦𝘱𝘰𝘳𝘵 𝘵𝘪𝘵𝘭𝘦𝘥: ‘𝘌𝘤𝘰𝘯𝘰𝘮𝘪𝘤 𝘔𝘰𝘯𝘪𝘵𝘰𝘳 𝘙𝘦𝘱𝘰𝘳𝘵: 𝘍𝘳𝘰𝘮 𝘊𝘳𝘪𝘴𝘪𝘴 𝘵𝘰 𝘌𝘤𝘰𝘯𝘰𝘮𝘪𝘤 𝘛𝘳𝘢𝘯𝘴𝘧𝘰𝘳𝘮𝘢𝘵𝘪𝘰𝘯’.

Education Ministry works on adjusting legal conditions of British School

Thu, 10 Sep 2020 - 10:38 GMT

Education Minister Tarek Shawki asserted that his ministry is working on managing the legal situation of the students of the British School of Alexandria, the level of school fees and the stability of the school's administration.

Egypt’s Supreme Council of Culture organizes conference on Egyptian Knowledge Bank Aug. 10

Sun, 09 Aug 2020 - 01:35 GMT

The conference will be held at the Supreme Council of Culture, while applying all the precautionary measures to combat the novel coronavirus, on August 10 at 4 p.m.

Secondary school students can adjourn exams: Min.

Thu, 11 Jun 2020 - 11:39 GMT

The Ministry of Education said on Wednesday that the students of high school (Thanaweya Amma) have the right to take the exams this year or postpone them to the next year amid the coronavirus fears.

Accelerating Learning Conf.: Egypt to launch reading competition

Thu, 13 Feb 2020 - 02:19 GMT

Egyptian Minister of Education Tarek Shawki on Thursday said a national reading competition will be announced next week, as he attended the “High-Level Conference on Accelerating Learning in the Middle East and Africa” in Cairo, the Egyptian capital.

Headmaster in Gharbia imprisoned as student dies inside cesspool

Mon, 15 Apr 2019 - 10:31 GMT

The six-year old child died after he fell in to a cesspool inside the school, during the physical education period.

Hundreds of thousands of students take Tuesday's e-exam despite suspension

Wed, 27 Mar 2019 - 09:51 GMT

Some students said they have finished the exam in a very short time, adding that they could easily access the exam platform through tablets and mobile phones.

All you need to know about Cumulative Secondary System

Tue, 12 Mar 2019 - 09:07 GMT

The Ministry of Education led by Minister Tarek Shawki proposed the Cumulative Secondary Educational System, a radical shift towards innovation and development.

2019: The year of education

Mon, 04 Mar 2019 - 10:44 GMT

Multiple educational achievements have been made over the last 2 years

South Sudan says keen to benefit from Egypt's education expertise

Thu, 10 Jan 2019 - 10:25 GMT

South Sudan's Minister of General Education and Instruction Deng Deng Hoc Yai expressed keenness to benefit from Egypt's expertise in the field of education.

Min. orders investigation as school bus runs over student

Thu, 10 Jan 2019 - 08:52 GMT

Education Minister Tarek Shawki ordered an immediate investigation into the death of a three-year student in Giza after her school’s bus ran over her.

New system aims to make students enjoy education: Min.

Sun, 16 Dec 2018 - 11:52 GMT

The education minister said Dec. 15 the new educational system will not include exams for students until Primary Four.

Basmala requests not to imprison teacher over offensive remarks

Thu, 29 Nov 2018 - 02:23 GMT

Basmala's mother said she headed to the court to reconcile in term of the criminal side of the issue only.

Education Min. censures teacher for describing girl as 'black'

Wed, 28 Nov 2018 - 01:50 GMT

Describing someone as "black" can sound offensive in many communities inside Egypt which includes locals and foreigners with various skin colors.

Higher education min. meets presidents of Japanese universities

Wed, 10 Oct 2018 - 03:51 GMT

Higher Education and Scientific Research Minister Khaled Abdel Ghaffar probed with a number of presidents of Japanese universities and their deputies means of enhancing cooperation with the Egyptian universities in the fields of higher education and scien

Education min.: Textbooks to be available in schools within days

Mon, 08 Oct 2018 - 01:13 GMT

Minister of Education Tarek Shawki said that the delay in the distribution of textbooks will be resolved within days.

Egypt signs protocol to regulate American Diploma’s certificate

Sun, 16 Sep 2018 - 02:32 GMT

Minister of Education Tarek Shawki signed on Sunday a protocol to regulate the American Diploma in Egypt in accordance with the Egyptian Education Law.

New Cumulative Secondary School System to be applied 2018/19

Sun, 09 Sep 2018 - 11:42 GMT

The new Cumulative Secondary School System will be implemented at Japanese and public Arabic schools only for the 2018/2019 academic year.