The Department of Education and Training in Ho Chi Minh City has ordered schools to organize different activities as playground for students to participate in in sumer vacation.
As per the guideline, in additon to educating students Vietnamese the tradition of patritism, love for the homeland's sea and islands and national pride, schools should review and refreshold lessons combining with entertainment activities, sports, soft skills, activities focusing on environmental and natural protection.
Schools should encourage clubs and teams, group members in schools to participate in volunteering activities and charity activities to help poor students in disadvantadged districts.
Teaching staffs should advise students to collect old textbooks, items for studying and white shirts for their poor peers in distant districts.
The education authority asked for a safe and useful summer vacation which takes place from June 1 to August 10