Your top education stories of the week
Your top education stories of the week:
- Plan for next academic year: The Education Ministry is working on a plan for how schools will reopen in the coming academic year. One proposal would introduce a hybrid learning system with students going to classes for two days a week, and continuing with remote learning for the remaining three days.
- Funding for education: The International Cooperation Ministry has signed six new agreements worth a total of USD 90 mn with USAID to fund projects in fields including education, scientific research, science and technology.
- Thanaweya Amma results after Eid: Thanaweya Amma students will get their exam results in early August following the Eid Al Adha break.
- Authorities seek out exam cheaters: The local press reported several incidents of cheating on Thanaweya Amma exams (here, here, and here). A probe by the Education Ministry identified 650 students attempting to cheat through social media.