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  • Schools gradually reopen as coronavirus declines 2022-02-26 17:09

    More out-of-school children back in education

    TEHRAN – The number of children who have begun or continued their education in elementary schools nationwide has increased in the current school year (started September 23), an official with the Ministry of Education has said.

  • Literacy movement: achievements and plans 2021-12-27 16:38

    By Faranak Bakhtiari

    Literacy movement: achievements and plans

    TEHRAN – Shapour Mohammadzadeh, head of the Literacy Movement Organization, described the literacy situation in Iran before and after the Islamic Revolution on the occasion of the forty-second year of the establishment of the Organization.

  • 97% of population aged 6-10 are literate 2021-12-22 17:03

    97% of population aged 6-10 are literate

    TEHRAN – The average literacy rate for the age group of 6-10 years is 97 percent, according to the latest national census.

  • Literacy among Iranian youth 6% above global average 2021-06-26 16:59

    Literacy among Iranian youth 6% above global average

    TEHRAN – The average literacy rate of the youth (15-24-year age group) in Iran is estimated at 97.4 percent, which is almost 6 percent higher than the global average, Shapour Mohammadzadeh, head of the Literacy Movement Organization, has stated.

  • نهضت سوادآموزی 2021-03-30 10:52

    Literacy programs provided for 1.3m prisoners, armed forces

    TEHRAN – The Literacy Movement Organization of Iran has so far provided more than 1.3 million prisoners and armed forces with literacy programs.

  • Iran’s literacy rate reaches up to 96.6% 2021-01-27 17:50

    Iran’s literacy rate reaches up to 96.6%

    TEHRAN – The rate of literacy among Iranians between 10-49 years has reached 96.6 percent, Shapour Mohammadzadeh, head of the Literacy Movement Organization, has stated.

  • Literacy for over 30,000 foreign nationals planned 2020-12-21 17:36

    Literacy for over 30,000 foreign nationals planned

    TEHRAN – The Literacy Movement Organization plans to educate more than 30,000 illiterate foreign nationals residing in the country, Shapour Mohammadzadeh, head of the Organization, has stated.

  • Literacy rate in rural areas grows significantly 2020-10-13 17:23

    Literacy rate in rural areas grows significantly

    TEHRAN – The difference in literacy rate between urban and rural areas has decreased from 34.9 percent in 1976 to about 12 percent in 2019, which demonstrates a significant rise in the literacy rate of rural areas.

  • Gender gap in literacy rate declines significantly in Iran 2020-08-09 18:41

    Gender gap in literacy rate declines significantly in Iran

    TEHRAN – The literacy rate difference between men and women has declined from 26 percent before the 1979 Islamic Revolution to 2.8 percent, head of the Literacy Movement Organization has stated.