Apr 25 2021

More than 1,5 million of the Basic Education and Secondary school students start final exams on Sunday  

Damascus, SANA- More than 1,5 million pupils of the Basic Education from 5th to 8th grades and the 1st  and 2nd  grades Secondary  stage students on Sunday started to take their final exams for the academic year 2020-2021 in all the Syrian provinces amid tight precautionary measures to address the outbreak of the novel coronavirus (Covid-19). In a statement to SANA, the Ministry of Education said that 1,582,453 male and female students of the Basic Education from 5th grade to 8th grade and 240,261 thousand of Secondary Education (high school) students and 58,766 thousand vocational students started to take their …

Feb 7 2021

Syrian expatriate wins Educational Oscar Award in Dubai   

Damascus, SANA- Syrian expatriate journalist, Muhammad Issam Mahho, has won the Dubai International Award for Human Resources Development, the Educational Oscar, for the most popular educational video category, titled (I am the creation of my mother), with more than 15 million views. In a statement to SANA, Mahho expressed his pleasure as Syria, the cradle of civilization and the first alphabet, has been one of the six countries which won the educational Oscar. “We may not have the sophisticated technology which is possessed by some countries, but we do have strong minds that are capable of creativity and innovation”, Mahho …

Apr 23 2020

Education Ministry calls upon students to participate in World’s Largest Lesson initiative from home

Damascus, SANA- Education Ministry called upon the students to participate from their homes in the World’s Largest Lesson initiative, one of the UN Development Program’s initiatives on the biggest Earth Day celebration under the motto “Imagine the Future and Make it Happen”. Assistant Education Minister Darem Tabaa told SANA in a statement that the initiative aims to educate children and youth about the importance of preserving the earth resources and protecting them from pollution, through lectures, initiatives and lessons about the sustainable development goals, unify their efforts to achieve 17 global goals by 2030 and how they themselves can contribute …