Policy Document

Decree concerning education XXIV

Year

2014

Country

Belgium

Topic

Education

Subtopic

Compulsory Schooling

Regions

BE2: Flemish Region

Main implications

This decree lifts the (federal) Act on Compulsory Education of 29 June 1983 for the Flemish region in Belgium.

Benefits & Requirements

Coverage: Eligible groups or beneficiaries

All children aged 6 to 18

Age range

6-18

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

12

ISCED levels included in compulsory education

0, 1, 2

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

28 x 50 minutes

Is educational tracking implemented or modified by this document?

No

Read the Law

Original full text source in native language

Belgisch Staatsblad, 25/09/2014
Page: 76414
Numac: 2014035931

Original full text web source in native language

http://codex.vlaanderen.be/Portals/Codex/documenten/1024598.html

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: "Decree concerning education XXIV" (Information provided by Willemijn Bot & Helga A.G. de Valk). Available at: https://splash-db.eu [Date of access].