In the 2019 – 2020 school year, Tien Giang province continues the fundamental and comprehensive innovation in education and training, serving industrialization and modernization in a socialist-oriented market economy during international integration; strives to improve the quality and the effectiveness of education and training at all levels comprehensively, contributing to the accomplishment of the Resolution of the 10th Provincial Party Congress.
In particular, province focuses on fostering to improve the quality of the administrative officers and teachers towards meeting the standards and above; promotes standardization and modernization of teaching and learning conditions, which include teaching and learning facilities and equipment; rearranges the network of school, ensures the land area for education works, serving the learning demand of school-aged children.
Entering the new school year 2019 - 2020, Tien Giang province strives to achieve the rate of mobilizing children aged zero to two years sent to creches reaches 15 %; mobilizing 100% of children aged five years sent to kindergartens; the percentage of pupils went primary school reaches 100%; the percentage of juveniles went to secondary school reaches 99% or more; at least 90% of youngsters to go to high school and equal levels. Besides, preschool level has 76 schools reaching national standards which accounts for 40,8%; primary level has 152 schools reaching national standards which accounts for 70,7%; secondary level has 56 schools reaching national standards which accounts for 44,8% and high school level has 16 schools reaching national standards which accounts for 43,2%
The Education and Training Department reviews and reorganizes the educational institution network under the Prime Minister's Decision No. 1436/QD-Tg dated October 29th, 2018 on approving the Scheme on ensuring material foundations for preschool education programs and general education in the period of 2017 – 2025 in the province; attaches importance to improving the quality of the administrative officers and teachers in association with reforming the preschool and general education program as well as promoting career orientation and diversification in general education.
On the other hand, the Department implements with good quality of preschool education curricula after modifying; pays attention to raising quality of the teaching and learning foreign languages, especially English at all educational grades and training levels; intensifies application of information technology to teaching and learning and educational management; investing in consolidating infrastructure and equipment in service of raising the quality of education and training at all educational levels and grades, etc.
Tien Giang province also has solutions on administrative procedure reform in the field of education – training; paying attention in raising the leadership capacity of educational managers as well as fostering standardized professional skills to the contingent of teachers; fulfilling the assigned tasks in the new situation, further strengthening the educational testing and accreditation.
Tien Giang province will actively mobilize resources for education and training, and in the new school year, province continues to implement well the Scheme on investment in school' facilities under national standard in the period of 2017 – 2020 in order to invest and supplement the items are missing in terms of learning and teaching material foundations and equipment for preschools and secondary schools to reach the national standard by 2020, etc.
In the last 2018 - 2019 school year, Provincial Education and Training Department achieved good results in the following areas: Educational innovations, the contingent of teachers and educational managers' quality at all levels were raised and standardized; emulation movements have become more and more in-depth and effective; the "Building friendly schools, active students" movement has a strong spillover with the mobilization of the combined strength of social forces and schools to participate, linking the contents of the campaign "Each teacher is an example in term of ethics, self-study and creativity" and promote the movement of "Studying and following President Ho Chi Minh's ideology, ethics and lifestyle" with many diverse, creative, appropriate and effective forms; preschool education has many positive changes; the quality of child care and education has received great concerns; the quality of general education is improved; vocational education and orientation to diversify students has experienced certain changes; school and class sizes continued to stabilize; education universalization continued to be strengthened.
At the end of the last school year, the percentage of students who graduated from high school reached 96,29%; especially in the National High School Excellent Student Competition, Tien Giang won 8 awards out of 56 students attending in this. The rate of mobilizing children aged 6 to 10 years to go to primary school got 100%, the percentage of juveniles went to secondary school (11 to 14 years old) reaches 98,9%, 71,76% of youngsters to go to high school and equal levels. The province had 264 schools meeting national standards, accounting for 46,7%...