Nearly 687,000 baccalaureate candidates from 13 to 92 years, Monday attack a marathon six days written tests to get their diplomas, most sesame access to higher education.
The tray is a gigantic machine that logistics is presented Wednesday by the new Director of School Education, Florence Robine: 170,000 markers and examiners, 4 million copies, 3,500 main topics and rescue 4,430 examination centers, 85 countries foreigners. Half of the 686,907 candidates enrolled in general baccalaureate, 30% vocational baccalaureate, 20% in technological tray.
The youngest candidate is 13 years old, the oldest (92 years).
New edition of 2014, students will compose either five, but six days, the 16, 17, 18, 19, 20 and 23 June, to ensure that candidates with a third overtime due to disability days face more than eight hours.
Another innovation is the ability to pass oral videoconference, when one is far from the examiner, hospital or jail. Among the ten candidates to enjoy this year Temauri Tehei Tahitian spent in Bordeaux, while the examiner asked from Papeete to 16,000 km.
Connected prohibited watches
In case of cheating, the diploma can be removed and a jury will deliberate again on the results of suspected fraud or attempted fraud candidate. After laptops, watches connected, recent internet tool are prohibited.
Candidates will on July 4 if they have obtained their degree from the outset, they must pass the catch until July 9, or if they are readjusted. Last year, the success rate rose to 87% for all channels combined: 92% for general baccalaureate, 87% for technological tray and 79% for the vocational baccalauréat. The proportion of graduates in a generation rose to 73.7%, 11.4 percentage points higher than in 2008, thanks to the reform of the vocational route. Options, classic or exotic, contributed to increase the proportion of mentions in recent years. (AFP)