Tag Archives: Education

Smile Brightly.

On Mirae Scientists Street laid out in 2015 on the bank of the picturesque Taedong River for scientific and educational personnel in Pyongyang is the Phyongchon District Mirae Nursery.The nursery is amply furnished for upbringing of the children, their growth and intelligence development, including 50 rooms for children’s daily routine and others for their exercises […]

Korean Braille.

The letters of Korean Braille are those printed as groups of raised dots on a special paper for the blind to read and write Korean alphabets and other marks with the help of six braille types. Korea started giving education to the blind in 1445. By the mid-19th century, Chinese characters were used as the […]

Education Guarantees DPRK’s Rosy Future.

The DPRK is making efforts to implement education and talent strategies based on its own specific conditions. Enforcement of universal 12-year compulsory education The United Nations Educational, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) once expressed its opinion that one-year extension of schooling would lead to more than a 9% increase of economic growth. The DPRK, which […]

Free Compulsory Education System in DPRK.

Forty-three years have passed since President Kim Il Sung made public the immortal classic work, titled, The Theses on Socialist Education. Our socialist education system clarified by the theses is the universal compulsory, free education. Socialist education is an education for all members of society to bring them up as socialist human beings. All the […]

Buds of Talents in Full Bloom.

Many little talents are being produced in the DPRK. Recently, Kim Su Ryo entered a primary school after finishing Phalgol Kindergarten No.1 in Mangyongdae District, Pyongyang. Since she was three years old, she has been called a literature prodigy as she would make stories of her own way after reading illustrated books, to the wonder […]

Sincerity of an Educator

Prof. and Dr. Ri Je Myong, a department head of Resource Sounding Engineering Faculty of Kim Chaek University of Technology, is one of high-profile figures in the drilling technology sector. Since his graduation from the university, he has devoted himself to the development of science and education for 30 years. In the past, he realized […]

Members of Korean Children’s Union

The members of the Korean Children’s Union in the DPRK are the successors to the Korean revolution and the future masters of the country. They have carried forward the revolutionary traditions of the Anti-Japanese Children’s Corps and performed many laudable deeds, flying proudly the flag of the KCU in the annals of the revolution. Their […]

Cooperation with UNICEF Proves Successful in DPRK

The DPRK is expanding cooperation with the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) in improving children’s health and their education in the country. UNICEF supports public health programmes for children in DPR Korea. This includes “Child Health Days” which reach around 1.7 million children annually to reduce illness and death through Vitamin A supplements and de-worming. […]

Kim Jong Un Provides Field Guidance to Apartment Houses for Educators of Kim Chaek University of Technology

Kim Jong Un, first secretary of the Workers’ Party of Korea, first chairman of the National Defense Commission of the DPRK and supreme commander of the Korean People’s Army, provided field guidance to the completed apartment houses for educators of Kim Chaek University of Technology. Watching with satisfaction the twin 46-storyed apartment houses, he noted […]

Genius Education in Korea

Education of talented children and students is being further intensified in the Democratic People´s Republic of Korea in line with the demand of the era of knowledge-based economy. The state educates new generation with remarkable aptitude and talents well to be the men of ability devotedly working for the country and people. Talented children in […]

13th National Meeting of Educators Held

The 13th National Meeting of Educators was held in Pyongyang on Sept. 5. The meeting marked a historic landmark in eternally glorifying President Kim Il Sung and leader Kim Jong Il’s Juche-based idea on education and their leadership exploits and bringing about a drastic turn in education as it was held in such a stirring […]

The Leaders Honor an Educator

Labor Heroine and People´s Teacher Kim Ok Son, Chief of the Ponbu Kindergarten in Sinuiju City, North Phyongan Province, the Democratic People´s Republic of Korea, says: “Now I am enjoying all happiness with unusual pride of the Chief of the Ponbu Kindergarten in Sinuiju City widely known to the whole country. When I met the […]

The Unforgettable Day I Met Kim Il Sung

Han Mi Hwa, teacher of the Mangyongdae Schoolchildren´s Palace, says: “In my accordion circle room, there is a photograph which firstly catches my eyes. My circle members and I had the photograph taken with the great Generalissimo Kim Il Sung when he visited the Mangyongdae Schoolchildren´s Palace on September the 4th, Juche 78 or 1989. […]

School Associated with Noble Love for Posterity

The Changjon Primary School is in the Changjon Street in the Central District, downtown Pyongyang, the capital of the Democratic People´s Republic of Korea. The school has a total floor space of more than 3,800 square meters. It has 20 classrooms, different laboratories, teaching aids room, computer study room, foreign languages study room, reading room, […]

The Future of Korea is Bright and Promising

Future of mankind hinges on the rising generations. How to solve the issue of the rising generations is a more important factor concerning the destiny of the country and nation than all other factors that influence the existence and development of the country and nation including the number of population, natural resources and geopolitical conditions. […]

Dependable Educators

In the Janggyong Primary School in Sosong District, Pyongyang, the Democratic People´s Republic of Korea, teachers teach children according to their psychological sentiments. Principal Ho Jong Suk has this to say: “We have induced all teachers to create new up-to-date teaching methods suited to the characteristics of primary school education under the universal 12-year compulsory […]

Kim Jong Un Looks Round Mangyongdae Schoolchildren’s Palace

Kim Jong Un, first secretary of the Workers’ Party of Korea, first chairman of the National Defence Commission of the DPRK and supreme commander of the Korean People’s Army, looked round the Mangyongdae Schoolchildren’s Palace. He was greeted by Jon Yong Nam, chairman of the Central Committee of the Kim Il Sung Socialist Youth League, […]

Education in DPRK Includes Go Games

Here are records showing successes made by the Kyogu kindergarten in Central District, Pyongyang, which has produced many child prodigies of the board game Go: Continuously won in Go games for nearly 10 years since the 1st Pyongyang City Juvenile Go Contest. Took the 1st place in total and the 1st and 2nd in individual […]

Cradle Developing Children’s Talents

The Pyongyang Students and Children´s Palace is standing on the Jangdae Hill which overlooks the blue limpid water of the River Taedong and picturesque Pyongyang. The Pyongyang Students and Children´s Palace is an extracurricular educational centre for schoolchildren and comprehensive school for providing students with ample knowledge, high morality and physical strength. Schoolchildren in Pyongyang […]