<![CDATA[Tampere - Tampereen kaupunki - Tiedotteet]]> fi-fi https://www.tampere.fi/en/index.html Fri, 17 May 2019 15:34:41 +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[There is no need for a guardian to apply for a school transport subsidy]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2019/04/11042019_1.html The City of Tampere will test a school transport decision system that makes proposals. There is no need for guardians to apply for the right for a child’s school transport; instead, the city automatically sends the decision on the granting of the subsidy. A software robot will check the right for school transport for the school year 2019–2020.

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Thu, 11 Apr 2019 08:34:18 +0300
<![CDATA[Application period for early childhood education places available in the autumn begins]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2019/03/06032019_1.html The application period for early childhood education and open early education clubs available in August 2019 in Tampere has started. The application period ends on 24 March 2019.

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Wed, 6 Mar 2019 10:06:46 +0200
<![CDATA[Remote video interpretation found useful in day care and health services]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2019/01/24012019_1.html The City of Tampere tested mobile interpretation at health centres as well as at day care centres for acute interpretation needs. The service enabled the same level level of service across all customers so it will be used in the future too.

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Thu, 24 Jan 2019 17:00:00 +0200
<![CDATA[The City of Tampere engages in wide-ranging cooperation to ensure the safety of its residents]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2019/01/23012019_1.html The sex crimes targeting children in Oulu and Helsinki have provoked discussion in Tampere as well. The City of Tampere constantly monitors the safety situation in close cooperation with other authorities. For example, the city has increased safety cooperation and information exchange with the police in the form of regular cooperation meetings as well as other kinds of cooperation. Through wide-ranging cooperation, we aim to guarantee the safety and the basic rights of everyone. Prevention work is a key part of making communities safer.

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Wed, 23 Jan 2019 15:15:51 +0200
<![CDATA[Irjala’s new day care centre and school building welcomed its first users in January]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2019/01/15012019_1.html A new day care centre and school building has been completed in the Irjala district of Tampere. The building welcomed its first users at the beginning of 2019. The new unit provides facilities for a day care centre with places for 160 children, a preschool and grades 1 and 2 in basic education. Two other new day care centres will also be opened in Tampere in early 2019.

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Tue, 15 Jan 2019 16:20:54 +0200
<![CDATA[Preschool education enrolment has begun in Tampere]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2019/01/11012019_2.html Enrolment for children starting preschool next autumn has begun in Tampere. The enrolment for preschool and supplementary activities on the City of Tampere website must be completed by 21 January 2019.

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Fri, 11 Jan 2019 10:29:59 +0200
<![CDATA[The application period for morning and afternoon activities for school children has begun]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2019/01/11012019_1.html The application period for morning and afternoon activities for the next school year 2019–2020 in Tampere has begun. This application period concerns children currently participating in preschool education who will start school in August 2019. Furthermore, this application period concerns first grade pupils who will commence in second grade in August 2019. Applications must be submitted by 21 January 2019.

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Fri, 11 Jan 2019 10:12:32 +0200
<![CDATA[The effects of the strike on the City of Tampere’s catering and sanitation services on 22 and 23 October]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2018/10/19102018_1.html The strike will affect the catering and sanitation services at many schools, day care centres and educational institutes on Monday 22 October and Tuesday 23 October. There will be changes in the menu and we are not able to deliver special diet meals everywhere. We recommend bringing your own snacks that can be stored at room temperature.

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Fri, 19 Oct 2018 12:17:15 +0300
<![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