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Information has been updated at 05.10.2018, 16:33


Series of theoretical trainings about planning and implementing sustainable revitalisation of brownfields and study trips for exchange of experience within the frameworks of Interreg V-A Latvia – Lithuania Programme 2014-2020 project No. LLI- 386 „Trans-form” have finished.

Specialists in fields of spatial planning and construction, property management, as well as


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Preschool Educational Institution No. 27 implements ERASMUS + project DEHORS

Daugavpils City Preschool Educational Institution No. 27 “Mana Mārīte” (Head of the institution Nataļja Isate), together with Linköping University (Sweden), Motala Municipality (Sweden), Municipality of Casalgrande (Italy), Municipality of Scandiano (Italy), Center for the Advancement of Research & Development in Educational Technology CARDET (Cyprus), as well as the SERN network, within the framework of EU Erasmus+ Programme, are implementing the project "Developing innovative learning contexts in the pre-school ourdoor spaces" DEHORS. The aim of the project is to develop innovative learning area models based on feedback from experts in various fields, approbate them, and improve preschool teachers' skills and abilities for outdoor activities.


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Daugavpils City Council together with Skelleftea municipality (Sweden) is working on the project Recruit potential (“Recruit potential – VET measures for Inclusive Employers”). It is being implemented by five partners from five different countries – Sweden, Portugal, United Kingdom, the Netherlands and Latvia and is financed by the EU program “ERASMUS+”. Lead partner is Skelleftea municipality in Sweden.


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Daugavpils teachers mastered the media literacy training in Turkey

Daugavpils City Council implements a strategic partnership project of Erasmus+ project program "Effective media literacy for healthy generation" (project no.2014-1-TR01-KA201-013137), which is co-financed by the EU and coordinated by the municipality of Samsun city, Turkey.

The target audience of the project is primary school teachers, who work with students on a daily basis on these


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Young people actively participated in the campaign „Shadow Days”

 “Shadow Day”, which this year was held on February 13, is a career education event organized by Junior AchievementYoung Enterprise Latvia.

This year entrepreneurs of Daugavpils, municipalities and state institutions and organizations were offered to register at portal The interest and


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Latvian Youth Winter Olympics in Ērgļi.

For 19th time Latvian Youth Winter Olympics was held in Ērgļi from 8th till 9th of February. Each year it is organized by the Latvian Olympic Committee in cooperation with Ērgļi county council. In overall ranking of school teams winner isSecondary school ofAlūksnes County – they took home six gold and three silver medals. At least


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The 1st and 2nd grade pupils in schools of Daugavpils will receive lunch free of charge

Basing on the Regulations of the Cabinet of Ministers, which came into force on January 1, 2013, deputies of Daugavpils City Council decided to introduce amendments to the Daugavpils City Council’s Binding Regulations -   ‘Incentive on reducing price of school meals for pupils’ at the City Council’s meeting on January 10.

According to the Regulations of


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Workshop „Parents as Successful Teachers” had responsiveness in Daugavpils

On 10th of January Professional, Informal and Adult Education Structural Unit of City General and Professional Education Department organized free workshop for parents in the framework of project „Parents as Successful Teachers” (PASS). Information about the event attracted a lot of attention and 46 parents, who have preschool age children, applied for


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Career Week finished up on the 30th of November

On Friday, the 30th of November, the Department of Youth organized the final day of Career week and made a of non-formal education event for all city pupils "Challenge of professional schools."

The event is held for the second consecutive year and has become a popular and respected among young people, as it has not only educational nature, but is constructed in the form of game, where


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Daugavpils Central Secondary School is celebrating its 50th anniversary

On the 29th of November Daugavpils council congratulated the staff of Daugavpils Central Secondary School, students and their parents. The school is celebrating a big anniversary. The school was congratulated by Daugavpils City Council Chairperson Žanna Kulakova, the First Vice-Chairman Vitalijs Azarevičs, Head of Secondary and Professional Education Marina Isupova.



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Latvian language learning for free opportunities in Daugavpils

Daugavpils 3rd secondary school in the framework of social integration fund invites to the courses of improving the knowledge of national language. In addition, a joint venture with the State Employment Agency, 15th secondary school will teach the unemployed people Latvian language by the coupon


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Daugavpils teacher StanislavsDidičs got a scholarship of SEB.

On the 1st of November in Daugavpils City Council passed a festive ceremony. In the presence of Council's management the prize to Daugavpils teacher StanislavsDidičs was awarded by Daugavpils SEB branch office manager Andrej Jermolayevs.

SEB scholarship was created to honor and thank the educators - scholars, professionals, educators and students - a significant contribution to the


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Heads of Rīga Stradiņš University and BA School of Business and Finance visited Daugavpils

On the 19th of October Daugavpils was visited by rector of Rīga Stradiņš University Jānis Gardovskis and rector of BA School of Business and Finance Andris Sarnovičs. The aim of their visit was a professional orientation.

Rector of Rīga Stradiņš University visited the Medical College, and was very surprised by the level of the institution, its technical


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Vitalijs Azarevičs met with leaders of the school union organizations

Vitalijs Azarevičs met with leaders of the school union organizations

On the 9th of October Department of General and Professional education brought together the leaders of the school  trade union organizations. Meeting was attended by Daugavpils City Council 1st Vice-chairman Vitalijs Azarevičs and head of Department Marina Isupova. The purpose of the


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Events dedicated to the International Teacher’s Day in Daugavpils

Department of Major and professional education informs about events dedicated to the International Teacher’s Day in Daugavpils.

Final conference "The identity of the teacher - the basis of the quality of education" as part of ESF program "Contributing increase of competitiveness of teachers in terms of optimization of the educational system" will be held on the 1st of


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