<![CDATA[Tampere - Tampereen kaupunki - Tiedotteet]]> fi-fi https://www.tampere.fi/en/index.html Mon, 15 Jun 2020 12:51:58 +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[Upper secondary schools in Tampere to organise spring ceremonies remotely ]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/05/15052020_1.html This spring, upper secondary schools in the City of Tampere will be organising their spring ceremonies over virtually. Upper secondary schools will have their own virtual spring ceremonies on Saturday 30 May at 10 a.m. Each upper secondary school will inform its own students more specifically about their own spring ceremony.

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Fri, 15 May 2020 16:35:33 +0300
<![CDATA[Preschool education and early childhood education will continue their operations in day care and school premises on 14 May 2020]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/05/13052020_1.html The early childhood education and preschool education of the City of Tampere will continue their operations in the day care and school premises from Thursday, 14 May 2020 in accordance with the Government’s policy.

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Wed, 13 May 2020 15:52:40 +0300
<![CDATA[Tampere returns to contact teaching gradually from 14 May 2020]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/05/12052020_1.html In line with government policy, basic education in Tampere will return to contact teaching from Thursday 14 May 2020. Parties organising teaching in Tampere have planned staff and other arrangements so that contact teaching can be implemented in a controlled and safe manner.

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Tue, 12 May 2020 08:52:29 +0300
<![CDATA[An animated video talking about the activities of the City of Tampere in 2019]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/05/05052020_1.html An animated video concerning the activities and finances of the City of Tampere in 2019 with English subtitles has been produced. The animation illustrates the most important successes of the year.

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Tue, 5 May 2020 10:31:21 +0300
<![CDATA[Remote teaching continued until the end of spring in the City of Tampere’s upper secondary schools and Tredu]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/04/24042020_1.html The City of Tampere’s upper secondary schools and the Tampere Vocational College Tredu will continue remote teaching until the end of the spring semester, 30 May 2020. The city’s Vitality and Competitiveness Committee decided on the matter on 22 April 2020.

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Fri, 24 Apr 2020 11:58:27 +0300
<![CDATA[Participatory budgeting starts in Tampere : You can now suggest how to promote the well-being of children and young people]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/04/17042020_2.html Tampere will begin trialling participatory budgeting on 15 April. During the trial, residents of Tampere will innovate, plan and decide how to use EUR 450,000 to promote the well-being of children and young people. Anyone can share their suggestions, regardless of their age and place of residence, at mun.tampere.fi. Ideas will be gathered from 15 April to 15 May 2020.

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Fri, 17 Apr 2020 16:36:17 +0300
<![CDATA[City of Tampere offers food aid to children in early childhood and basic education]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/04/06042020_1.html The Finnish government announced on March 30th that the safety precautions to restrict the coronavirus from spreading will continue until May 13th. City of Tampere services follow the guidelines set by the government, and distance learning will continue until May 13th. The City of Tampere is prepared to continue distance learning until the end of the academic year, if the situation so requires.

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Mon, 6 Apr 2020 12:44:03 +0300
<![CDATA[Tampere schools will transfer to distance learning starting on 18 March]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/03/17032020_1.html On 16 March 2020, the Finnish government decided on additional measures to address the coronavirus outbreak in Finland. The aim of the measures is to protect the population and to safeguard the functioning of society and the economy. The measures will be in force until 13 April 2020.

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Tue, 17 Mar 2020 14:19:17 +0200
<![CDATA[Tredu will move to teaching and learning remotely from March 17]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/03/16032020_2.html Tredu will move to teaching and learning remotely from March 17 to April 30, 2020. The duration of distance-learning is constantly being evaluated. The situation is exceptional and requires flexibility, independent initiative and responsibility from staff and students.

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Mon, 16 Mar 2020 21:12:55 +0200
<![CDATA[In Tampere, students in grades 7–9 and in upper secondary schools switch to distance learning as of Monday 16 March]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/03/16032020_1.html In order to control the spread of the coronavirus, the comprehensive schools run by the City of Tampere will move to provide remote teaching for students in grades 7–9 and in additional education for the period 16–27 March 2020. All comprehensive schools will also offer the option of contact teaching in the student’s own school. Teaching for grades 1–6 will continue as normal in all schools. As of Monday 16 March, the upper secondary schools of the City of Tampere will switch to distance learning, at least until the end of the period 4, which is 2 April 2020.

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Mon, 16 Mar 2020 13:27:17 +0200
<![CDATA[School trips abroad cancelled due to the coronavirus epidemic]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/03/11032020_1.html Due to the coronavirus epidemic, the City of Tampere now cancels all trips abroad by schools and educational institutions until the end of May.

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Wed, 11 Mar 2020 07:55:09 +0200
<![CDATA[Application period for early childhood education places for this autumn has begun]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/03/05032020_1.html The application period for early childhood education and open early education clubs available in August 2020 in Tampere has started. The application period ends on 22 March 2020.

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Thu, 5 Mar 2020 16:35:47 +0200
<![CDATA[Preschool education enrolment has begun in Tampere]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/01/09012020_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 2020.

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Thu, 9 Jan 2020 14:11:28 +0200
<![CDATA[Pupils starting grades one and two: applications are now accepted to morning and afternoon activities and Eppu club activities]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2020/01/09012020_1.html The application period for morning and afternoon activities and for Eppu club activities for the next school year 2020–2021 in Tampere has begun. This application period concerns children currently participating in preschool education who will start school in August 2020. Furthermore, this application period concerns first grade pupils who will start second grade in August 2020. Applications must be submitted by 21 January 2020.

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Thu, 9 Jan 2020 14:09:55 +0200
<![CDATA[City of Tampere invests in systematic work towards equality – “We want to become the capital of equality”]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2019/11/28112019_1.html The City of Tampere will implement a number of actions that promote equality under the “Tampere. Equally yours” theme. The first actions to be published promote the equality of children and young people, as well as the equality of event activities. Equality has also been chosen as the leading theme in the City’s application for the European Capital of Culture.

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Thu, 28 Nov 2019 10:47:32 +0200
<![CDATA[2,140 pupils to start first grade in Tampere]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2019/08/06082019_2.html A total of around 2,140 first-grade pupils will start school in Tampere this autumn. The school year begins at Tampere’s comprehensive schools on Thursday, 8 August 2019.

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Tue, 6 Aug 2019 14:23:35 +0300
<![CDATA[The extension of Vuores school has been completed ]]> https://www.tampere.fi/en/city-of-tampere/info/current-issues/2019/08/06082019_1.html The amount of space available at Vuores school in South Tampere will increase significantly as the new additional building starts to be used at the beginning of the school year 2019-2020. At the same time, the school, which previously only had grades 1–6, will become a comprehensive school for grades 1–9.

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Tue, 6 Aug 2019 14:14:47 +0300
<![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