Brazil’s Ministry of Education plans to install 108 schools in the so-called “civic-military” model across Brazil by 2023 under the National Commitment for Basic Education, an initiative unveiled in Brasília on Thursday (Jul. 11).
President Jair Bolsonaro on Monday (Jul 8) signed a law creating the Federal University of North Tocantins (UFNT), based in Araguaína town, a detachment of a campus of the Federal University of Tocantins Foundation.
The number of years Brazilians spend studying has increased. The average went from 8.9 years in 2016 to 9.3 years in 2018. Since 2016, this average has been seen to grow 0.2 a year.
Sarah de Aguiar was 13 years old when she started to cut herself. She would have continued to inflict injuries on herself had she not been interrupted by her mother, Weslayne de Aguiar. After promising never to do it again, Sarah asked for help in her school.