Ministry of Education (Brazil)

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Ministry of Education
Ministry overview
Formed 14 November 1930
Headquarters Brasília, Distrito Federal
Annual budget R$ 101,3 billion (2015)[1]
Minister responsible Renato Janine Ribeiro

The Ministry of Education (Portuguese: Ministério da Educação), MEC, is a Brazilian government ministry.

Functions of this ministry: national education policy, early childhood education, elementary education, secondary education, higher education, youth and adult education, among other teachings (professional, special and distance education) Taking their proper decisions so that these are met.[2]

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  1. ^ Portal Orçamento (outubro de 2014). "Projeto de Lei Orçamentária para 2015" (PDF). Senado federal. p. 21. Retrieved 2 January 2015.  Check date values in: |date= (help)
  2. ^ MEC - Faculdades autorizadas

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