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EACEA National Policies Platform:Eurydice
National Reforms in Early childhood education and care

Albania

14.Ongoing Reforms and Policy Developments

14.1National Reforms in Early childhood education and care

Last update: 27 November 2023

2023

Pre-school education to be obligatory for at least 1 year

Following respective legal changes which will enter into force soon. pre-school education for  1 year at the age of 5 might be obligatory in Albania. Once the law enters into force it will apply nationwide

2022

Pre-school Novelties Predicted in the  New Strategy for Education

The new strerategy on education predicts for the following novelties regarding early childhood education and care (pre-school education): increasing full inclusion of children in pre-school (early childhood education and care) education and increasing attendance of preparatory classes. 

2021

Drafting of New Teachers Assessments and Development Learning Standards

New standards for teachers assessment and development learning standards and the new competence based curricula are completed by the Agency for Quality Assurance in Pre-university education for this level

 

Drafting of Framework Curricula for Pre-school Education and Assessment standards for teachers

The Agency for Quality Assurance in Pre-university Education has drafted the respective standards for teachers assessment and the core curricula for pre-school education.