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This is the reference data for primary, higher and higher education

June 1, 2020

The return to school only takes place when the sanitary light is green: Esteban Moctezuma Barragán.

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This is the reference data for primary, higher and higher educationThis is the reference data for primary, higher and higher education


Stephen Moctezuma, Secretary for Public Education, presented the Graduated school start-up strategy for primary, upper secondary and higher education, for him School year 2020-2021as well as the calendar of activities at the end of the current school year.

The official that the main thing is the health of girls, boys, teenagers, teenagers, mothers and fathers and teachers, so that they only return to face-to-face courses when the sanitary traffic light is green.

Basic training

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For basic education, the distance learning program “Learning at home” will end next Friday, June 5. The evaluation of the school year takes place between June 8th and 12th, and the administrative dismissal procedure for teachers takes place from June 15th to 19th. The school year 2019-2020 ends next Friday, June 19.

  • From June 8th to August 7th, the contents of the Summer Fun program will be broadcast on television and on the Internet, with leisure, recreation and leisure activities for elementary school students.
  • The Minister of Public Education also announced that the teacher’s break will begin on Monday, June 22nd and end on Friday, July 17th, to make room for teacher training and technical school boards, which run between the 20th and June 31st of July.
  • Moctezuma Barragán indicated that the redevelopment process for school locations and enrollments will take place from August 3rd to 7th.
  • Therefore, he stated that August 10th will be the reference date for the formal start of the 2020-2021 school year.
  • Remedial Course 20-21 will take place between August 10th and 28th to address the doubts and delays that occurred during the period of preventive isolation. From Monday, August 17th and until Friday, August 28th, the diagnostic assessment will be applied to learning that corresponds to the previous school year.

Completion of upper secondary education

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For secondary school students, the tests of the 2020 assignment competition They are applied in such a way that there is no type of overload. Therefore, due to the contingency generated by Covid-19, they are carried out gradually.

  • The examinations will be applied on August 8, 9, 15 and 16, taking into account the hygiene regulations issued by the relevant authorities. Qualification and registration for the new student system takes place from August 31 to September 18 and begins on September 21 with classroom attendance.
  • The beginning of the 2020-2021 school cycle in lower secondary education will referentially begin on August 3 with teaching support and leveling courses.
  • The Youth at Home platform will be maintained so that both students can access the content until July 31. There will also be a break at this level of education from July 6th to 31st.

higher education

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Finally, he explained that after what was agreed with that National Association of Universities and Colleges (ANUIES) the return to universities will not take place before September 7th.

Regardless of the type of period, whether quarterly, quarterly, semester or summer, universities and higher education institutions return to the classroom after the proposed date, while maintaining their autonomy, as long as the health light is green.