Posts tagged as academic year

Lithuania’s schools to start academic year normally, education minister says

Tuesday, August 4, 2020

Lithuania’s schools and universities will start academic year normally, with additional safety measures to prevent the spread of Covid-19, Education Minister Algirdas Monkevičius says. While older school students could have some of their classes taught remotely, those in pre-school and primary education should attend classes normally, he told reporters on Monday. “Especially young children, who cannot be left home alone, should have the opportunity to attend pre-school and primary school…

Lithuanian minister suggests ending academic year early

Friday, April 17, 2020

School year could end almost a month early, on June 1, due to the coronavirus epidemic, Lithuania’s Ministry of  Education  , Science and Sports has suggested. “Taking into account the extreme situation in the country and as remote schooling is gaining momentum, we suggest that secondary schools organise education until June 1,” Education Minister Algirdas Monkevičius said on Friday. Classes for primary school students would normally last until June 9…