Thirty advanced engineering schools will be created on the basis of Russian universities. For this, 36 billion rubles will be allocated within three years. In addition to budget financing, it is planned to attract another 1.5 billion rubles from extra-budgetary sources. “The government is launching a federal project to create 30 advanced engineering schools at
On January 13, the Chairman of the Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation, Alexander Bastrykin, instructed to conduct inspections in more than five regions of the country in connection with false reports of “mining” schools. This order follows the active start of such reports since January 12 and its non-stop continuation till the present day.
The governor of the Moscow region, Andrey Vorobyov, instructed the Minister of Education, Ilya Bronstein, to figure out why children in school canteens in the Moscow region are not fed dumplings. During an operational meeting with the heads of districts and ministers, he gave an order to work out the issue of including this dish
The Russian national team won eight gold and two silver medals at the International Olympiad of Schoolchildren in Astronomy and Astrophysics (IOAA 2021), as reported by the press service of the Ministry of Education of the Russian Federation. “The Russian national team has set an absolute record in the Olympiad in astronomy and astrophysics. This
Electronic school textbooks using virtual and augmented reality technology are being developed at Lomonosov Moscow State University (MSU). This was announced by the Rector of the university Viktor Sadovnichy. According to him, the textbook nowadays “should be interactive, dynamically multi-level, brighter, more attractive.” Such innovations, according to him, are especially important in teaching stereometry. “The
During the educational programme “Meaningful Reading“, which was launched in a pilot mode in 102 schools of Moscow, children are taught to quickly analyze the content of any text and create infographics based on what they read. It is specified that the programme consists of five educational modules, namely, “We Read in Any Environment”, “We
The average cost of a present to a class teacher in Russia has increased by 20 per cent in the last two years, which follows from the results of the study conducted by the SuperJob job search service specialists on the eve of Teacher’s Day, which was celebrated on October 5. A present for a
On October 5, 2021, Russians celebrate Teacher’s Day. For this occasion, specialists of the All-Russian Public Opinion Research Centre (VTSIOM) presented data from a survey conducted among the country’s residents about their attitude to their former teachers. First of all, when hearing the word “teacher”, 25% of respondents imagine a school or university specialist, while
The MTS Bank specialists studied the expenses of Rostov residents associated with the beginning of the school year and found out that the demand for computers and accessories increased several times, 1rnd reports. Thus, purchases of computer equipment and components for them from August 1 to August 30, 2021, increased by 3.2 times compared to
Moscow schoolchildren received five medals at the International Olympiad in Linguistics, according to the official website of the mayor of the city. The gold medal was received by Elvira Ageeva from the School of the Centre for Pedagogical Excellence. The silver medal was taken by Alexandra Limonova from school No. 1568 named after Pablo Neruda,
Specialists of the All-Russian Public Opinion Research Centre (VTsIOM) presented the data from a survey of Russians about school portfolios. According to the results obtained, of those who have schoolchildren in their families, 50 per cent are aware of school portfolios and 50 per cent have never heard about this format for recording students’ achievements.
Teaching financial literacy will become compulsory for Russian schools. Various elements of this discipline have already appeared in the new educational standards, RIA Novosti reports. In the elementary grades, it will be included in the programme of Mathematics and from the fifth to the ninth grades, it will be added to Social Studies and Geography.
Driving lessons need to be returned to Russian schools, said the head of the State Traffic Inspectorate Mikhail Chernikov. In this case, at the age of 17, along with a certificate graduates will be able to receive a driving license, he said to RIA Novosti. According to the head, such lessons can be carried out