作者： 董珍鑾 | 國立教育廣播電台 – 2013年7月9日 上午10:51
Regarding to the drowning accident found in 宜蘭 area, the Ministry of Education called upon students to pay attention to their safety when join activities nearby waters. It also reminded each education bureau of increasing more swimming lessons from twice to six times in one semester. Furthermore, the instructors of the swimming lessons should teach students how to keep danger away and how to save themselves in the shortest time.
The new outline for special education will be put into practice in trial. Many parents’ associations for special education joined a news conference to ask MOE to suspend the outline. They think the outline doesn’t fit in the students’ demands because it is short of life education and some practical courses but covers physics and chemistry course and calculus instead. The Ministry of Education indicated that the new outline must put more emphasis on practical courses than ever, and it will strengthen the communication with the parents.
The Overseas Youth English Teaching Volunteer Service Program in Taiwan held by the Ministry of Education and Overseas Community Affairs Council will start recruiting three hundred fifty excellent college students for going to eighteen counties and cities and fifty elementary schools and junior high schools in remote districts to lead English-learning camps. Two thousand four hundred students are estimated to be benefited. The volunteers will start to visit each school from now on to offer the English services for two weeks.
The new construction for National Training Center for Sports Athletics held its open ceremony yesterday. Minister of MOE 蔣偉寧 said that the center is an important training base for national athletics. The equipments in the original one are too old for training so that it hopes to provide them a better environment through the new construction. He promised that the number of staff and the amount of budget will be 10% increased every year. And he hoped the construction will be completed as schedule in next year.
Graduation season is also a season of looking for jobs. To help the graduates with looking for proper jobs, Labor Affairs Bureau, New Taipei City will hold a middle-scale job opening activity in the activity center of 崑崙 Park of 板橋 County from 10am to 3pm tomorrow. Including AU Optronics Corporation, eighteen companies will offer about nine hundred of jobs to the participants. People who are interested in it are welcome to join it.
The Ministry of Education in French announced that it will gift the 330,000 elementary schools teachers with four hundred Euro in the conference held in the end of June. The reward will be issued half-half separately. Two hundred Euro will be issued first in the end of this year. The rest part of reward will be issued in June next year. The principals working for elementary schools are also included in the targets of the reward receivers. The extracurricular jobs are included in the evaluation of reward such as students’ personal tracking and accreditation, the work of teaching team, communication with parents and so on.