Declaration of the Intended Activities of the Kariņš Cabinet (excerpts), 2019

II. PEOPLE OF LATVIA Our common goal is a healthy, well-educated, secure and cohesive society. A strong national identity and a sense of belonging to the country, the Latvian language and culture guarantee the security and existence of Latvia as a national state. (..) Education (..) 125.We will improve the education quality criteria at all … Continue reading "Declaration of the Intended Activities of the Kariņš Cabinet (excerpts), 2019"

Cabinet regulation No. 716 of 21.11.2018 (on pre-schools; excerpts)

II. The aim of implementing the content of pre-school education, its tasks and model of education programmes (..) 4. Pre-school education shall be conducted in accordance with the pre-school education programme models given in the annexes to the present regulation. (..) IV. The mandatory content of pre-school education, planned results of its acquisition by fields … Continue reading "Cabinet regulation No. 716 of 21.11.2018 (on pre-schools; excerpts)"

Constitution Protection Bureau annual public report 2017 (excerpts), 2018

RUSSIAN INFLUENCE ACTIVITIES AND PROPAGANDA (..) Russian influence activities in Baltic region are also carried out by Russian established and controlled pseudo-academic and expert organizations. The most visible examples in 2017 were foundation “Istoricheskaya pamyat”,“Rossiyskaya asociaciya Pribaltiyskih issledovaniy” and discussion club “Kaliningradskiy blogpost” (..) “Rossiyskaya asociaciya Pribaltiyskih issledovaniy” publishes pseudo-scientific materials, including on so-called discrimination … Continue reading "Constitution Protection Bureau annual public report 2017 (excerpts), 2018"

Amendments to Cabinet regulation No. 335 of 2010 (on school exams; excerpts), 2017

Previous version of the regulation Version after the 2017 amendments [absent] 78.1 The person administering the examination leads the process of examination in Latvian (except the examinations in languages as subjects) 92. An educatee who acquires general secondary education in a a minority education programme, has the right to choose the language of performing the … Continue reading "Amendments to Cabinet regulation No. 335 of 2010 (on school exams; excerpts), 2017"

Amendments to Cabinet regulation No. 1510 of 2013 (on school exams; excerpts), 2017

Initial version of the regulation No. 1510 Regulation after the amendments of 2017 20. An educate of grade 9 who acquires a minority educational programme, has the right to choose the language of examination tasks – Latvian or Russian (except the examinations in languages as subjects). [eliminated] 21. An educatee who acquires a minority educational … Continue reading "Amendments to Cabinet regulation No. 1510 of 2013 (on school exams; excerpts), 2017"