• Thu, 14 Feb 2019 01:00
    Calls for schools in Chiang Mai to close as haze crisis worsens
    WITH CHIANG MAI entering the global list for worst air pollution, calls are growing for schools and educational institutes in the northern province to close down temporarily for the sake of students.
    national
  • Mon, 11 Feb 2019 01:00
    Schools to drop 3 allowances for enrolment
    MOST STATE schools will drop three special conditions for admission as part of an effort to end corruption.
    national
  • Sun, 10 Feb 2019 15:09
    Language help for foreign students
    Japanese schools seek ways to bridge communication gap
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 04 Feb 2019 01:00
    Bangkok sounds smoke alarm for expanding Asean capitals
    Bangkok is choking as military drones and fire trucks fight to bring air pollution under control. Schools have closed, people are encouraged to stay indoors and others have armed themselves with face masks.
    opinion
  • Thu, 31 Jan 2019 01:00
    No crackdown on Islamic schools, says Army
    THE AUTHORITIES are denying claims that they have launched a crackdown on pondoks or Islamic schools in the South.
    national
  • Thu, 31 Jan 2019 02:00
    Ruamrudee School to open new campus in Ratchapruek
    RUAMRUDEE International School (RIS), one of the oldest international schools in Thailand, will open its second campus in the capital’s Ratchapruek area later this year.
    national
  • Wed, 30 Jan 2019 13:51
    Urgent : Schools in Bangkok close as air pollution worsens
    The Bangkok governor on Wednesday ordered the suspension of classes at 437 schools under Bangkok Metropolitan Administration for the safety of students after 26 zones in the capital were declared air pollution control areas.
    national
  • Tue, 29 Jan 2019 02:00
    Ratchaburi schools limit outdoor time
    MANY SCHOOLS in Ratchaburi, which is among the central provinces affected by air pollution, have told their students to wear facemasks for protection against PM2.5 (particles with diameter 2.5 micrometers or smaller).
    national
  • Sun, 27 Jan 2019 18:15
    Banpu Infinergy ‘powers up’ 13 remote schools in Tak
    Following the motto “learning is the power of change and development”, Banpu Infinergy Co Ltd, a provider of solar-energy solutions and a subsidiary of Banpu Public Co Ltd, initiated a CSR project called “Light and Learn”, which is now in its second year.
    national
  • Thu, 24 Jan 2019 01:00
    Some Bangkok private schools close temporarily due to air pollution worries
    AIR POLLUTION has forced the suspension of classes at private schools across Bangkok this week, though the Pollution Control Department (PCD) yesterday reported fewer areas with unsafe levels of PM2.5 – airborne particulates 2.5 microns in diameter and smaller.
    national
  • Thu, 24 Jan 2019 01:00
    Merge small schools to boost education quality: WB
    THE WORLD BANK is continuing its call for Thailand to merge its small schools in order to improve education.
    national
  • Wed, 23 Jan 2019 12:51
    Air pollution keeping Bangkok students at home
    Air pollution has forced the suspension of classes at private schools across Bangkok this week, though on Wednesday the Pollution Control Department (PCD) reported fewer areas with unsafe levels of PM2.5 – airborne particulates 2.5 microns in diameter and smaller.
    national
  • Mon, 21 Jan 2019 17:30
    7,000 chosen as outstanding ‘One Tambon, One Quality Schools’
    A total of 7,000 schools have been selected as “One Tambon, One Quality School” outstanding tambon-level schools by the Office of Basic Education Commission (Obec), in line with the government’s policy to promote equity in access to quality education, Obec secretary-general Boonrak Yodphetch said on Monday.
    national
  • Fri, 18 Jan 2019 01:00
    Concerted efforts being made to fight smog, govt assures
    ALL CONCERNED agencies have joined forces to tackle the capital’s smog problem through stricter enforcement of existing laws, while academics suggested that schools and offices be closed on days when air pollution is severe, as PM2.5 is expected to rise to harmful levels again during this weekend.
    national
  • Thu, 17 Jan 2019 01:00
    World Bank urges Thailand to urgently tackle education inequality
    INEQUALITY IN education remains a critical issue for Thailand, which can be tackled by consolidating small schools, the World Bank has suggested.
    business
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