Korea will increase the admissions quota at medical schools by 4,000 students over the next decade and establish a new public medical school, the government and ruling party announced Thursday.
An exclusive look inside a high school in Incheon shows how Korean classrooms are struggling to adjust to the "new normal" after reopenings, as teachers and students alike go to great lengths to safely stay in school during the coronavirus pandemic.
Korean universities will be freed from a web of online learning regulations as they adapt to the post-Covid-19 age, local education authorities said. The changes include eliminating a cap on the share of courses that universities can hold online.
Despite the school's small size, CHA University is well positioned to adapt to emerging medical disciplines while offering its students a unique selection of majors, says its president, Lee Hoon-gyu.
Parents and children who attend Daejeon Cheondong Elementary School wait to get tested for the coronavirus Thursday after three students tested positive earlier this week. Health officials are in the progress of testing the entire school body...
Korea’s sixth-largest city, Gwangju, added 22 Covid-19 cases in a single day Wednesday, prompting warnings from the country’s top health official over the growing hotspot.
At least 14 schools in Daejeon shut down Tuesday after two students were diagnosed with the coronavirus, raising alarms in a city grappling with a growing cluster of infections traced to several door-to-door sales businesses.
The Seoul Metropolitan Office of Education announced Wednesday that it was recommending the revocation of special status for two international middle schools, criticizing them for educational elitism.
Schools reopened for the first time since the coronavirus outbreak on Wednesday, starting with classes for high school seniors who were filled with both trepidation and excitement to finally be back with their peers after over two and a half months.
High school seniors will return to classes on schedule from May 20, Prime Minister Chung Sye-kyun announced Sunday...