Haya Karima seeks to pump LE 7.5 billion to upgrade education in Egypt’s villages

Sat, 03 Apr 2021 - 03:49 GMT

Egypt’s social initiative “Haya Karima” is targeting investments into upgrading the quality of education services in Egyptian villages.

Classes at Greater Cairo schools suspended Thursday amid wave of bad weather

Wed, 25 Nov 2020 - 08:59 GMT

Governors of each of Cairo, Giza and Qalyubia all announced suspending classes at schools on Thursday over predictions of an unstable wave and rainfall.

New mechanism for governing relations between parents, schools to be announced in 2021 - min.

Thu, 05 Nov 2020 - 09:49 GMT

On his Facebook page, Education Minister Tareq Shawqi expounded that the leaflet sent to schools concerning the fees of the 2020-2021 school year will not be put into effect immediately.

Egypt announces anti-COVID-19 plan at schools as new study year kicks off

Tue, 15 Sep 2020 - 11:23 GMT

Minister of Health Hala Zayed announced Thursday the ministry’s plan to confront coronavirus at schools as the new school year kicks off.

Egypt issues decision facilitating final exams for secondary grades students

Fri, 27 Mar 2020 - 03:11 GMT

The decision has been taken after the government suspended the study at the schools and universities for more two weeks to be resumed mid-April.

Schools, universities suspended Thursday due to looming storm

Tue, 10 Mar 2020 - 03:01 GMT

Schools and universities will be suspended on Thursday due to the bad weather expected.

National reading competition launched for Egypt’s students, teachers

Sat, 22 Feb 2020 - 10:43 GMT

The names of the winners will be announced in June 2020 as the first winners of the four categories will be granted LE1 million each.

Schools adopt hygiene procedures for 2nd term amid nCoV outbreak

Sun, 02 Feb 2020 - 03:00 GMT

The students will be subject to a medical examination at the beginning of the second term.

Cafés closed in governorates to limit students’ access on school days

Sat, 09 Nov 2019 - 02:11 GMT

This came after a clash developed between students and a school director over staying at the café and leaving their classes.

‘Tale’ Senay’, ‘Yomeddine’ awarded at MiWorld Festival

Sun, 31 Mar 2019 - 05:25 GMT

Egyptian movie “Tale’ Senay” (Induced Labor) won the best feature film award from MiWorld Young Film Festival.

Initiative of students' health care kick off at Egyptian schools nationwide

Sun, 16 Dec 2018 - 11:01 GMT

The initiative is organized through cooperation between the ministries of education, health and population as well as the General Authority for Health Insurance.

Fiber optic technology to be introduced in 2,530 schools

Fri, 14 Dec 2018 - 10:34 GMT

The minister explained that the state’s plan 2018 – 2022, which is part of the 2030 Vision, speaks of the importance of internet access and human development.

Over 1,000 Syrian schools rebuilt

Mon, 12 Nov 2018 - 08:59 GMT

More than 1,000 schools were reconstructed in Syria before the beginning of school year

Armed Forces open 4 schools in North, Central Sinai in tandem with CSOs

Thu, 18 Oct 2018 - 11:15 GMT

The commander of the East of the Suez Canal Counter-Terrorism forces inaugurated on Thursday four primary schools to offer educational services to Bedouin communities and remote villages in Ba'er Elabd in North Sinai governorate.

Thanaweya Amma exams kick off Sunday, 2nd year of booklet system

Sun, 03 Jun 2018 - 08:10 GMT

Around 646K students started the national high school Thanaweya Amma exams Sunday.

Kuwait to hire teachers from Egypt, Tunisia

Sat, 12 May 2018 - 08:42 GMT

The Kuwaiti Ministry of Education has decided to hire teachers from other countries for certain subjects, the ministry said in an official statement on Saturday.

Cabinet denies vacation to all students during elections

Tue, 20 Mar 2018 - 09:45 GMT

(IDSC), Tuesday denied reports posted on some websites and social media pages about giving vacation to all schools during the presidential election days.

57 new schools built in South Sinai in 4 years

Sat, 03 Mar 2018 - 02:07 GMT

57 new schools were opened in South Sinai during the past four years, at a cost of LE 209 million ($11.85 million).

Florida governor proposes new gun sale limits after school shooting

Sat, 24 Feb 2018 - 09:57 GMT

Florida Governor Rick Scott, a loyal ally of the U.S. gun lobby under mounting pressure to act in the aftermath of last week's deadly mass shooting.

Iran bans English at schools

Sun, 07 Jan 2018 - 04:47 GMT

The Iranian Government banned the teaching of English Language at primary schools on Sunday, stated a senior official at the Education sector in Iran.