Totana will this course with a new center and Primary Education in the bilingual education program will be implemented, so that four of the 11 centers of the municipality and will offer classes in Spanish and English.
Furthermore, the two Secondary Schools offer the opportunity to study in English and French, as they have bilingual sections.
This means that in total, 36.67 percent of the schools in the county have already participating in the bilingual program included in the strategy '+ Languages' of the Ministry of Education, Culture and Universities.
The Director General of Educational Quality, Innovation and Attention to Diversity, Begoņa Iniesta, today visited the town, where he held a working meeting with the mayor, Isabel Maria Sanchez, and school principals.
"The commitment of the Ministry of Education, Culture and Universities bilingualism is reflected in the progressive incorporation of schools. Totana has been incorporated in a new center this year and that makes four and two Secondary Schools, the Prado Mayor IES and IES Juan de la Cierva y Codorniu, where students have at their disposal both training in English and French. "
After the meeting with the first mayor of the municipality, Begoņa Iniesta visited the College of Education and Elementary Tierno Galván, who last year participated in the Basic Skills program of the Ministry of Education, Culture and Sports (combas).
"This is an innovative program that aims to promote educational innovation and the exchange of experiences to help schools to direct their teaching towards the acquisition by students of basic skills included in the curriculum," said the CEO.
Specifically, the program developed in the CEIP Tierno Galván aims to strengthen skills that are considered essential, from a comprehensive approach-oriented and application of acquired knowledge.