One thousand 295 schools will open their doors to knowledge in the next school year in Holguin, and those that belong to the Popular Council Pedro Díaz Coello, in the municipality head, will live the pilot experience of the new improvement of the National Education System, the third that is implemented in the country.
"This People's Council was chosen because it has educational centers of all the teachings involved in the new process, with experience in other preparatory exercises, full teaching coverage and demonstrated capacity of the teaching staff," said Education Director Rafael Aguilera Otero.
The news was known this week at the Polytechnic Center "Calixto Garcia", institution that hosted the Preparatory Provincial Seminar for the coming academic year 2017-2018, in the presence of the deputy minister of the field, Margarita McPherson, when the current school year has not yet concluded, "because the school year must be prepared in advance, so that everything runs like clockwork," said Aguilera Otero, before highlighting the value of a development that "tempers the educational process to the new scenarios that the nation lives, along with the development of science."
This process takes into account the criteria that the family and community factors have on education in the country, and the introduction of the results of master's and doctoral theses, as well as the use of new technologies.
According to Luis Enrique Arias Reyes, deputy director of Education, the main transformations are linked to "attenuate the overload of some programs, with the reduction of hours / classes in Mathematics and Spanish; The use of the network ... Go on reading
Cuban Officials Take Courses on Public Administration in China According to the Cuban embassy in China, senior officials from the Caribbean island are taking a course on governance of public administration in that Asian nation.Miguel Angel Ramirez, Cuban ambassador, and Mercedes Delgado, Rector of the Higher School of Cuban State and Government Officials, attended the inauguration of the course last Monday at the headquarters of the Chinese Academy of Governance.Both Cuban representatives held a meeting with Ma Jiantang, executive vice president ... Go on reading
Accomplished Successfully Civil Defense Exercise The vital performance of the Support Brigade of the Military Region of Holguín to confront a natural adverse phenomenon, was recognized this Sunday during the second day of the Popular Exercise Meteoro 2017. This training, made up of several groups of troops and media, was carried out in practice in Guantanamo territory last October, when Hurricane Matthew hit the easternmost tip of Cuba.
Henry Reeve Contingent Receives WHO Award The international contingent of physicians specialized in disaster response and severe epidemics Henry Reeve will receive next May 26 the public health award presented by the World Health Organization (WHO), in recognition of the solidarity work in health of The Greater Antilles. The Granma newspaper today emphasizes that the award is given to individuals, institutions or governmental organizations with a significant contribution in the field of public health - and is also an appreciation for the work done by more than 250 Cuban health workers who faced in Sierra ... Go on reading
Popular Camping with Improved Units After reaching its 36 anniversary on May 16, Holguin Camping Business Group, now has an improved and competitive product, when it has everything ready to start the reservations of the summer months for its facilities and the rest the country from the Cubamar Agency. The five bases and two extra-hotel facilities of the entity were completely improved, prior to the celebration in Holguin, from 2 to 6 May, of the International Tourism Fair ... Go on reading
Starts this Saturday Popular Exercise Meteoro 2017 The Popular Exercise to face disaster situations, known as Meteoro 2017, will have tomorrow its first day of activities throughout Cuba, where for 31 years the Civil Defense has focused its actions on prevention. Its aim is to protect the population and preserve the economy from damage caused by disasters and the effects of climate change. Saturday, the bodies and control at all levels of management will assess, among other tasks, the perceived dangers and results of the exchange of ... Go on reading
Cuban and US Scientists Start Joint Expedition to Study Coral Reefs Cuban and American scientists left yesterday from Havana on an expedition to study the deep coral reefs around the Caribbean island. The research will be carried out on board the Walton Smith vessel and will run until June 13, Carlos Alberto Diaz, director of the National Center for Protected Areas (CNAP by its Spanish acronym), told ACN.He added that institutions and experts from both countries, with the approval of ... Go on reading