Teachers of mathematics will get better training, Russian Minister of Education and Science Dmitry Livanov said at a briefing today after the meeting of the cabinet. Mathematics will become the top priority subject in high school and university curriculum, and the changes in the training program will be qualitative not quantitative.
At the session of the Russian Government today the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation will have its duties and responsibilities amended.
First results are in after an experiment introducing e-textbooks into the school system. Book readers were found to be more convenient to use and carry around, yet obvious disadvantages include high prices and lack of multimedia educational content.
According to Alexander Stradze, representative of Interfax Agency, the Public Council will be created on the basis of open clubs, which are active in various social networks. Anyone will be able to join.
China hosted Third International Olympic Competition of Humanoid Robots.