Native English Speaker Teachers continue to arrive within the frame of the educational program “Teach and Learn with Georgia”. Today, a new group of teachers has arrived from different counties of the world. Native English language speaker teachers from the USA, Canada, Poland, England, Norway, India, Ireland, Philippines, South Africa, Australia and New Zealand will work in the public schools of Guria, Samegrelo, Kakheti, Shida Kartli, Kvemo Kartli, Adjara and Tbilisi.
In the frame of the eStrategy of the Ministry of Education and Science of Georgia for the years of 2011-2015, eStudents system was launched. Deputy Minister Giorgi Chakhnashvili and Deputy Head of Agency for Educational and Scientific Infrastructure Development Giorgi Gulua held a presentation on this issue.
For the first time in Georgia, 60000 net-books will be presented to 1st graders and their teachers. The process of providing net-books to Public Schools of Tbilisi and regions has started. Today 15000 net-books have been sent to Samtskhe-Javakheti, Shida Kartli and Kakheti regions and to Didgori.
Minister of Education and Science of Georgia Dimitri Shashkini awarded 10 teachers with best results in Certification Examinations 2011 with portable computers. Teachers Certification Exams 2011 went successfully. This year 2500 teachers will obtain certificates. Last year the number of certified teachers was 1200.