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Shipping container converted into library for schoolkids in Vietnam's Mekong Delta

The 40-ft container has been kitted out with books, laptops and air-conditioning in one of the poorest provinces in southern Vietnam. 

HCMC asks native English teachers to put away audiovisual equipment

The city said primary school students should have more opportunities to speak English directly with their teachers.

Fire kills at least 25 at religious school in Malaysian capital

Two wardens and 23 students died in the fire.
September 14, 2017 | 09:49 am GMT+7

School kids take on raging river to get to school in northern Vietnam

Try swapping the school bus for a bamboo raft in the northern province of Dien Bien.
August 20, 2017 | 04:31 pm GMT+7

Leading Vietnamese language schools in Ho Chi Minh City

Your guide to the best places to learn Vietnamese in the city.
May 22, 2017 | 08:00 am GMT+7

Schools told to chop down poisonous trees in central Vietnam

Nearly 60 children were hospitalized last week after eating seeds from the trees.
April 24, 2017 | 02:45 pm GMT+7

Child abuse cases prompt Vietnamese province to install cameras in kindergartens

Intensive mainstream and social media reports have prompted officials to intervene following a rising number of child sexual and physical abuse cases.
April 18, 2017 | 02:31 pm GMT+7

Disaster-hit children struggle without school buildings, charity says

From earthquakes in Nepal to flooding in Myanmar, disasters damage or destroy thousands of schools leaving hundreds of thousands of children unable to go to class, yet education ...
June 20, 2016 | 02:00 pm GMT+7

School in Vietnam shut due to no students

A million dollar school in the central province of Ha Tinh has welcomed only two groups for short term courses since it opened in 2015. Ever since, it's been closed.
June 11, 2016 | 08:40 am GMT+7

Tunnels and trenches: Vietnamese children battle through the war

More than 100 photos are on display at the Temple of Literature in Hanoi showing how Vietnamese children lived through the brutal hardships of the war.
June 02, 2016 | 03:02 pm GMT+7

Fire at school for poor girls in Thailand kills 17

Fire swept through a dormitory at a school for girls from poor families in Thailand, killing at least 17 of them and injuring five, police said on Monday.
May 23, 2016 | 02:44 pm GMT+7

Obama says transgender rule is important aid to schools: BuzzFeed

President Barack Obama said on Monday that his administration's guidance on transgender issues is needed to help schools grapple with the sensitive topic and ensure that all ...
May 17, 2016 | 08:26 am GMT+7