Norway reschedules midterm tests to help Justin Bieber fans

The country of Norway has just received kudos and thumps up from the millions of Justin Bieber fans as one school district has decided to reschedule and anticipate their midterm exams ahead the 19-year Canadian pop singer's two Norwegian concert dates.

Bieber’s Norwegian leg of his European Believe tour will be at the Telenor Arena in Oslo on April 16 and 17 (Tuesday and Wednesday) and five schools of the Alesund region — located some 230 miles (375 kilometers) northwest of Oslo - have decided to reschedule the exams, following concerns that a part of the 500 students of the remote area would skip the tests in order to attend the concert and be with the rest of the numerous Blieber fans.

Roar Aasen, the principal of the Blindheim secondary school in Alesund, said, "We considered that this was a battle that we could not win this time."

The decision to reschedule the tests was met with approval by Kristin Halvorson, Norway’s minister of education and research.

“The local schools have the responsibility to schedule the local midterms, and if they think there is any reason to change the dates, they have authority to do so,” she told the Associated Press. “I am concerned that students should be concentrating when they take tests and midterms… We've all been 14 years old and know that interests can be intense.”

Intense is right, actually Norwegian fans of the pop singer went wild and turned into a crazy hysterical teenage mob during his last year's free concert outside Oslo’s opera house, that was part of his Around the World TV special.

Seventy nine fans were reportedly injured and 11 hospitalized after the police lost control of the hordes of teens – and not only - who rushed to get a glimpse of the super idol.

Hearing of the district's decision, Bieber tweeted "love this".

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