Policy Document

Codex Secondary Education

Year

2010

Country

Belgium

Topic

Education

Subtopic

Compulsory Schooling

Regions

BE2: Flemish Region

Main implications

The Codex Secondary Education combines all decrees concerning secondary education in a clearly arranged whole. Among other things, the organizational and financial aspects of secondary education are recorded in this codex.

Benefits & Requirements

Coverage: Requirements for its application

The decree applies to all recognized and subsidized mainstream full-time secondary educational institutions, special secondary educational institutions and part-time arts educational institutions. It does not apply to (semi-) boarding schools.

Coverage: Eligible groups or beneficiaries

All pupils aged 12 to 18

Age range

12-18

Duration (numbers of years of compulsory education stipulated by this document)

6

ISCED levels included in compulsory education

2, 3

Dedication (number of hours per week stipulated by this document)

28 x 50 minutes

Is educational tracking implemented or modified by this document?

No

Education and training required for a compulsory school teacher stipulated by this document

Yes

Read the Law

Original full text source in native language

Belgisch Staatsblad, 24/06/2011
Page: 37030
Numac: 2011035474

Original full text web source in native language

http://codex.vlaanderen.be/Portals/Codex/documenten/1020342.html
http://data-onderwijs.vlaanderen.be/edulex/document.aspx

Secondary Literature & Sources

Secondary literature

Eurydice. "Secondary and Post-Secondary Non-Tertiary Education (Flemish Community)" (2013). Available at: https://webgate.ec.europa.eu/fpfis/mwikis/eurydice/index.php/Belgium-Flemish-Community:Secondary_and_Post-Secondary_Non-Tertiary_Education

Author

Willemijn Bot
Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute

Helga A.G. de Valk
Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute
Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Interface Demography

Data collected in the framework of the Population Europe Research Finder and Archive (PERFAR)

Cite as

SPLASH-db.eu (2014): Policy: "Codex Secondary Education" (Information provided by Willemijn Bot & Helga A.G. de Valk). Available at: https://splash-db.eu [Date of access].