<![CDATA[Tampere - Tampereen kaupunki - Tiedotteet]]> fi-fi https://www.tampere.fi/en/index.html Thu, 28 Jun 2018 17:44:06 +0300 Copyright City of Tampere webmaster@tampere.fi (Webmaster) City of Tampere https://www.tampere.fi/images/vaakuna.png 76 85 https://www.tampere.fi/en/index.html <![CDATA[Day care centres and health centres to test remote video interpretation via smartphones ]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2018/08/09082018_1.html The City of Tampere is testing mobile interpretation, that is, a video-based interpreting service available through smartphones, at the Hervanta and Tesoma health centres as well as at the Kisapuisto, Helapuisto, Pääskynen, Pelipuisto, Pallopuisto and Maijalanpuisto day care centres.

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Thu, 9 Aug 2018 14:04:18 +0300
<![CDATA[Tampere to have 2,000 first graders]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2018/08/06082018_1.html Tampere welcomes 2,000 first graders this autumn. The school year will begin at Tampere’s comprehensive schools on Thursday, 9 August 2018.

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Mon, 6 Aug 2018 10:50:01 +0300
<![CDATA[Tampere tests artificial intelligence as a way to identify pupils in need of support]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2018/06/18062018_1.html The City of Tampere’s recently completed artificial intelligence pilot will help to predict pupils’ need for special support in the future. The objective is to use automatic analysis of teachers’ notes and pupil information to better allocate school support resources.

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Mon, 18 Jun 2018 13:49:32 +0300
<![CDATA[The application period for morning and afternoon activities for school children and for Eppu club activities has begun]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2018/04/12042018_1.html The application period for morning and afternoon activities and for Eppu club activities for the next school year 2018–2019 in Tampere has begun. The application period is 9–22 April 2018. Families will be notified if their child has been granted a place by 13 June 2018.

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Thu, 12 Apr 2018 09:22:52 +0300
<![CDATA[Talking robots to be piloted in preschools and first years of primary education]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2018/03/19032018_1.html The City of Tampere will be piloting talking robots in practising maths as well as English and German in preschools and in the first and second grades. The city is acquiring four robots: three little maths robots resembling owls and a small human-like humanoid robot for practising languages. The maths robots will be located in the Sorila school building, Vehmainen preschool and Pohjois-Hervanta School. Elias the robot teaching languages will be located in Tammela School.

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Mon, 19 Mar 2018 08:50:35 +0200
<![CDATA[Cutting-edge school complex opens in Tesoma]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2018/03/12032018_1.html The new building for the Tesoma day-care centre and school has been completed. Pupils and staff will relocate to the new school building on the Tesoma school plot in early March.

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Mon, 12 Mar 2018 10:52:43 +0200
<![CDATA[Application period for early childhood education places available in the autumn begins]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2018/03/05032018_1.html The application period for early childhood education places and open early education clubs available in August 2018 in Tampere will start on 5 March 2018. The application period ends on 18 March 2018.

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Mon, 5 Mar 2018 16:42:51 +0200
<![CDATA[School enrolment in Tampere is renewed]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2018/01/12012018_2.html Children included in preschool education organised by the City of Tampere, who begin their school next autumn, are not required to enroll anymore. In future, information about new first-graders is transferred electronically from the municipal preschool system to schools.

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Fri, 12 Jan 2018 14:38:03 +0200
<![CDATA[Preschool education enrolment has begun]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2018/01/12012018_1.html Enrolment for children starting preschool next autumn has begun in Tampere. The enrolment must be completed by 23 January 2018.

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Fri, 12 Jan 2018 11:30:00 +0200
<![CDATA[Renovation and expansion of Finnish International School of Tampere ready]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2017/08/04082017_2.html The three-year renovation and expansion of Finnish International School of Tampere (FISTA) is ready. The renovated facilities of the school, located on Satakunnankatu in Amuri, will be in use when the school year starts on 10 August 2017.

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Fri, 4 Aug 2017 14:55:27 +0300
<![CDATA[Over 2,000 pupils begin their first grade in Tampere]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2017/08/04082017_1.html Approximately 2,100 first grade students will begin their primary education in Tampere this autumn, when the comprehensive schools of Tampere begin their school years on Thursday 10 August 2017.

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Fri, 4 Aug 2017 14:05:22 +0300
<![CDATA[Application period for morning and afternoon activities for schoolchildren begins ]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2017/04/18042017_1.html The application period for morning and afternoon activities during the next school year in Tampere has begun.

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Tue, 18 Apr 2017 11:26:29 +0300
<![CDATA[Internal audit report on the controlling of a private day care completed ]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2017/03/28032017_2.html The City of Tampere acted according to the effective legislation and the guidance of the Regional State Administrative Agency for Western and Inland Finland in the case regarding the private ABC Päiväkoti day care in 2011 when the city was notified of a conviction of the private entrepreneur, states the City of Tampere’s internal audit report. However, the city failed in controlling the day care’s operations.

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Tue, 28 Mar 2017 15:33:52 +0300
<![CDATA[The City of Tampere celebrates gender equality]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2017/03/10032017_1.html To support discussion on equality and to celebrate Finland’s 100 years of independence, the Finnish Government will establish an international prize for gender equality. The launch of the prize was made by Prime Minister Juha Sipilä at the equality festival at Tampere Hall in Tampere, Finland, on International Women's Day March 8th.

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Fri, 10 Mar 2017 09:42:39 +0200
<![CDATA[Application period for day care available in the autumn has begun]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2017/03/08032017_1.html The application period for children's day care and early education clubs for August 2017 has started in Tampere. The application period ends on 19 March 2017.

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Wed, 8 Mar 2017 14:10:32 +0200
<![CDATA[The English School of Tampere provides day care in English at Pyynikintori]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2017/02/07022017_2.html Private day care services in English are still available at Pyynikintori. The English School of Tampere became the new provider of day care services in English at the Pyynikintori facility on 30 January 2017, immediately after the previous provider, ABC Daycare Tampere, stopped its operations.

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Tue, 7 Feb 2017 12:37:57 +0200
<![CDATA[Children to be removed from private day care facility ]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2017/01/26012017_1.html The City of Tampere’s Committee for Child and Youth Services has ruled that, under Chapter 29 of the Early Childhood Education and Care Act, the privately run ABC Daycare Tampere facility will be prohibited from offering childcare services. The decision will be enforced from Monday 30 January 2017.

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Thu, 26 Jan 2017 14:27:40 +0200
<![CDATA[Where to study after comprehensive school? -infosession for immigrant parents and their teenagers]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2017/01/23012017_1.html Joint application for vocational schools and upper secondary education is organized from February 21 to March 14, 2017. Come to listen and ask about educational options after comprehensive school and how to apply for them.

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Mon, 23 Jan 2017 12:03:14 +0200
<![CDATA[City of Tampere puts forward motion to Committee of Child and Youth Services for the removal of children from privately run day care facility]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2017/01/11012017_1.html Under Chapter 29 of the Early Childhood Education and Care Act, the City of Tampere is to submit a proposal for consideration by the city’s Child and Youth Services Committee that will prohibit the provision of childcare services at the privately run ABC Daycare Tampere facility (ABC-Päiväkoti) from Monday 30 January 2017. The City of Tampere has worked closely with the Regional State Administrative Agency for Western and Inland Finland on this matter.

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Wed, 11 Jan 2017 14:51:50 +0200
<![CDATA[Basic education enrolment begins for children born in 2010]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2017/01/10012017_2.html Enrolment for children starting primary education next autumn has begun in Tampere. The enrolment must be completed by 23 January 2017. Compulsory education begins for children born in 2010.

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Tue, 10 Jan 2017 19:19:13 +0200
<![CDATA[Preschool enrolment begins for children born in 2011]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2017/01/10012017_1.html Enrolment for children starting preschool next autumn has begun in Tampere. The enrolment must be completed by 23 January 2017.

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Tue, 10 Jan 2017 19:18:09 +0200
<![CDATA[60 children from a private day care centre to the City’s day care centres]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2016/09/02092016_2.html The City of Tampere is urgently arranging places for more than 60 children in its day care centres located in the city centre area. The children are moving to day care organised by the City from a private day care centre as the Regional State Administrative Agency for Western and Inland Finland decided to order the operations of the private day care centre to be suspended starting from Monday, 5 September 2016.

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Fri, 2 Sep 2016 14:33:23 +0300
<![CDATA[Tampere primary schools to adopt new curriculum from August]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2016/05/17052016_1.html Tampere schools are preparing to adopt the new curriculum. The new basic education curriculum will be implemented in its entirety across the city’s primary schools from August 2016.

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Tue, 17 May 2016 13:23:37 +0300
<![CDATA[Application for morning and afternoon activities for school children begins ]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2016/04/12042016_1.html The application period for morning and afternoon activities in the next school year begins in Tampere. The application period is 11–24 April 2016. Groups for next autumn are formed on the basis of the applications sent now.

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Tue, 12 Apr 2016 11:18:58 +0300
<![CDATA[The application period for day care available in the autumn begins]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2016/03/08032016_1.html The application period for day care and open early education clubs has started in Tampere. The application period ends on 20 March 2016.

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Tue, 8 Mar 2016 13:14:33 +0200