Education

Education

President Armen Sarkissian met with the leadership of the renowned French Dassault Systèmes Company. President Sarkissian discussed with the Executive Vice President Florence Verzelen, Vice President Jacques Beltran, Senior Director Xavier Fouger, and Head of Department International Cooperation and Cooperation with Armenia Marion Milosevic issues related to the implementation of special educational programs designed by …

Education

The Armenian Weekly. Hundreds of protesters led by the Armenian Revolutionary Federation’s (ARF) youth wing—the Armenian Youth Federation (AYF)—took to the streets of Yerevan on Wednesday evening to demand the resignation of Armenia’s Minister of Education, Science, Culture and Sports, Arayik Harutyunyan. The group disagrees with the Ministry’s implementation of an educational reform package which they …

Education

During a session of parliament, Prosperous Armenia deputy Naira Zohrabyan presented photos that were circulating on social media. One of these photos portrayed students with their hands raised so they could have their temperatures checked. In the other photo, children were maintaining social distancing while holding onto a rope. “There have and always will be …

Education

ԵՌԱԳՈՅՆ. Schools are gradually re-opening after the COVID-19 shutdown in Armenia as first-graders had their first classes on September 14. All other grades will resume schools from tomorrow, Armenpress reports. Children are being screened for fever and have their hands sanitized before entering the school. Coronavirus guidelines issued by the government require children and teachers to …

Education

On 11 September, UK’s Chargé d’Affaires to Armenia, Ambassador Helen Fazey hosted a farewell reception for departing Chevening Scholars who have been selected for master’s degree scholarships at UK universities in 2020-2021. Ms Fazey presented certificates to the three successful Scholars and wished them the best of luck for the exciting academic year ahead. Chevening Scholarships …