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03/10/2015
The ministry of Internally Displaced People from the Occupied Territories, Accommodation and Refugees, organized an event where IDP livelihood action plan was discussed. 
02/10/2015
Millennium Challenge Account starts Millennium Innovation new contest for school students. Magda Magradze, the executive director of Millennium Challenge Account, announced about the competition today. 
02/10/2015
More than 1000 pupils of Sagaredjo Municipality village Lambalo will start academic year in a new, modern standards school. The building of one of the largest school is in an active stage ant it will finish in a few months. 
01/10/2015
Another rectors’ council session was held, which opened the deputy minister of Education and Science of Georgia Giorgi Sharvashidze. The participant members of the Rectors Council session were rectors from different private and state universities.
30/09/2015
The Minister of education and science of Georgia, Tamar Sanikidze, the chairperson of Central Election Commission Tmar Zhvania,the director of Electoral Systems Development, Reforms and Training Natia Zaalishvili signed the memorandum of cooperation.
29/09/2015
In 2013, The Ministry of Education and Science of Georgia in the process of implementation inclusive education, determined the education of hearing impaired pupils and students as one of the most Prioritized issues. One of the most important issues is to actively involve parents in the process of children education.
28/09/2015
The ministry of education and science of Georgia holds about 20 Olympiads and competitions every year, where a great number of students of general education institutions are involved. 
27/09/2015
Within the framework of United Nations Development Program ‘skills for employment- phase II’, Quality management system ISO 9001-2008 was implemented in community college ‘Iberia’ and vocational college ‘Fazisi’.
26/09/2015
The whole Europe celebrates 26th of September, European Day of Languages. This is the third annual celebration in Georgia.  European Day of Languages was proclaimed by the Council of Europe in 2001 in order to celebrate cultural diversity in Europe. 
26/09/2015
Student gala concert held which was initiated by the Ministry of Education and Science of Georgia. Tamar Sanikidze, the Minister of Education and Science of Georgia, The Mayor of city of Tbilisi Davit Narmania and state minister for European and Euro-Atlantic integration of Georgia Davit Bakradze congratulated the beginning of a new academic year.
25/09/2015
A ceremonial meeting with successful graduates was held at Tbilisi #51 public school. The Minister of education and Science of Georgia Tamar Sanikidze, Rectors of the universities, representatives and invited guests attended the ceremony.
25/09/2015
The whole Europe celebrates 26th of September, European Day of Languages. This is the third annual celebration in Georgia.  European Day of Languages was proclaimed by the Council of Europe in 2001 in order to celebrate cultural diversity in Europe. 
25/09/2015
The deadline for the registration on vocational programs is 27 September. Every day hundreds of people register for their desired programs at state vocational institutions, resource centers or at establishments providing various vocational programs.
24/09/2015
The last day for the registration is 27 September of current year. Every day, hundreds of students register for their desired programs at the state vocational institutions and various community colleges across the whole country. There are programs, where the amount of registered people on a certain program exceeds the acceptable contingent.
23/09/2015
Today, on 23 September, tripartite memorandum was signed on, which includes implementing electronic chess programs at schools. Memorandum of Cooperation was signed by Tamar Sanikidze (The Minister of Education and Science of Georgia), Tariel Khechikashvili (Minister of Sport and Youth Affairs), and Giorgi Giorgadze (The president of Chess Federation).
22/09/2015
Through the initiative of MagtiCom, historical content books have been published including ‘Georgia and Georgians’ and ‘Every Georgia’. Regarding to the start of a new academic year, mentioned books will be presented to all the public and private schools in Georgia by MagtiCom.
22/09/2015
Within the framework of WorldSkill Georgia and through the assistance of German Society for International Cooperation (GIZ), nationwide vocational education week has been held. The final event was held today in National Youth Palace, which was attended by Tamar Sanikidze.
21/09/2015
2015-2016 Academic year has been started at Kokhumi State University. The Minister of Education and Science of Georgia Tamar Sanikidze congratulated the beginning of a new academic year to the students.
21/09/2015
After the invitation by The Ministry of Foreign Affairs, UNESCO General Director Eric Falt visited city of Batumi during 13-16 September within the framework of the event dedicated to 70th anniversary of UNESCO.
20/09/2015
The ministry of Education and Science of Georgia finances rehabilitation and equipping works. The aim of this project is to increase the quality of higher education and conform to European standards. 
19/09/2015
From September 14 to September 27 of the current year, the registration for vocational education programs is on and all the interested individuals have opportunities to master their desired professions through full funding. 
18/09/2015
Throughout the history of Georgian science, two scientific journals will be placed on the biggest international scientific base ‘Elsevier’. The agreement was signed at Rustaveli National Science foundation of the ministry of Education and Science of Georgia.
18/09/2015
In order to increase competitiveness on the job market, The Ministry of Education and Science of Georgia and The Ministry of Labor Health and Social Affairs start training program. 
17/09/2015
82 young Georgian Students will get US diploma in Tbilisi. San Diego State University Georgian program students were celebrated a start of a new academic year by the Prime Minister Irakli Gharibashvili,  the Minister of Education and Science of Georgia Tamar Sanikidze and the director of Millennium Challenge Account Magda Magradze.
16/09/2015
From the beginning of a new academic year, the new scheme has been launched which is about teacher career start, professional development and career progression. The main objective of the project is to improve the quality of learning and therefore to get better general education system.
15/09/2015
The minister of education and science of Georgia, Tamar Sanikidze and the Minister of Penitentiary, Probation and Legal Assistance Kakha Kakhishvili congratulated the beginning of the new academic year to juveniles. 
15/09/2015
New school building was opened at village of Zeda Vani in Vani Municipality. The Deputy Minister of Education of Georgia Lia gigauri, First Deputy State Attorney-Governor of Kutaisi Paata Nadiradze and the member of the parliament Davit Lortkifanidze congratulated the students beginning of a new academic year and wished them success.
14/09/2015
On 14 September new academic year started in public schools of Georgia. The Minister of Education and Science of Georgia Tamar sanikidze and the Prime Minister Irakli Gharibashvili congratulated the beginning of a new academic year to the pupils, teachers and parents from Mtskheta Municipality village of Tsilkani school.
14/09/2015
New academic year of 2015-2016 has been started at Ivane Javakhishvili StateUniversity on 14 September. The Minister of Education and Science of Georgia Tamar Sanikidze, The Mayor of Tbilisi Davit Narmania and TSU Rector Academician Vladimir Papava congratulated students the beginning of a new academic year. The event was attended by the representatives of the ministry and academic circles.
13/09/2015
The Ministry of Education and Science of Georgia announces registration for vocational educational programs from 14 September to 27 September of current year. The registration will be open to more than 150 vocational programs, among which 45 programs are adopted to European standards.
12/09/2015
The minister of Education and Science of Georgia Tamar Sanikidze gave a medal of honor to Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University Emeritus, advisory board member of the Rectors Shota Tskhovrebashvili for personal contribution to the development of the field of Geomorphology in Georgia and for productive scientific activities.
11/09/2015
Before the beginning of a new academic year, Tamar Sanikidze visited a number of schools as in Tbilisi, as well as in regions. She was introduced to the preparation process of a new academic year. 
11/09/2015
The memorandum of cooperation was signed by the Minister of Education and Science of Georgia Tamar Sanikidze and The Minister of Justice Tea Tsulikiani. The mentioned memorandum will support civic integration of minorities through the strengthening of teaching the national language.
11/09/2015
Goethe Institute starts new academic year with important and large-scale project. Specifically, the project called „Vernetzt für Nachhaltigkeit“ (come together for a sustainable future) continues and is financed by the Ministry of Foreign affairs of Germany. The project aims to support various forms of collaboration in the field of sustainable education.
10/09/2015
Millennium Challenge Foundation-Georgia held advisory meeting for the Professional Education Development grant competition. The event was attended by the representatives of vocational colleges and potential applicants of the competition. The event was held within the framework of the project ‘Vocational Education for Economic Development’. 
10/09/2015
International conference called ‘Language and Technologies’ was opened at Ilia Tchavtchavadze named hall in the parliament of Georgia. The conference was opened by the Minister of Education and Science of Georgia Tamar Sanikidze, Chairman of the Parliament Davit Usufashvili and the chairman of Committee of Education, Science and Culture Ivane Kighuradze.
09/09/2015
In 2013, while the Ministry of Education and Science of Georgia started implementation of inclusive education, one of the most important identified priorities was improvement of education quality to hearing impaired pupils and students.  Parents’ involvement in children education plays a crucial role in education quality assurance process.
09/09/2015
A solemn MA graduation ceremony was held at the Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University (TSU) .TSU Rector, Academician Vladimer Papava, Deputy Minister of Education and Science of Georgia, Ketevan Natriashvili, Defense Minister of Georgia, Tinatin Khidasheli, representatives of academic circles congratulated postgraduate students on completion of their master’s degrees.
08/09/2015
In order to ensure the involvement of employers in vocational education, an important agreement was signed between Minister of Education and Science of Georgia, Technological University of Georgia, and Georgian railway.
07/09/2015
A tripartite agreement was signed between Tamar Sanikidze (Minister of Education and Science of Georgia), Gia Ghvaladze (Foreign affairs Director of the company BP), and Archil Prangishvili (Rector of Georgian Technical university).
06/09/2015
Various trainings covering different issues are held for school directors aimed at their professional development. One of the issues is financial management and control. Tens of school directors have already been re-trained within the framework of project " Administrative and Financial Management Correction of a Public School’.
05/09/2015
Minister of Education and Science of Georgia,Tamar Sanikidze visited several schools in Tbilisi and got acquainted with preparation process for a new academic year. Minister saw the text books which the students will be given to for a new academic year. 
04/09/2015
Specific recommendations have been prepared by the MES Resource Officers institution through the involvement of Emergency Management Agency and public schools, in order to strengthen school security, prevent disciplinary violations in ordinary and emergency situations.
04/09/2015
Two days long conference is being held at Ilia State University where Georgian academic society with foreign (primarily European) partners are introduced to novel principles of development and implementation of educational programs. 
03/09/2015
Within the framework of the annual meeting of the heads of diplomatic representations of Georgia abroad - Ambassadorial Meeting – 2015, minister Tamar Sanikidze gave a speech about international cooperation of the Ministry of Education and Science of Georgia.
03/09/2015
Within the framework of students social program, receiving applications for bachelor degree higher education program funding has been started. Concerning the mentioned issue, Minister of Education and Science of Georgia, Tamar Sanikidze held a briefing.
02/09/2015
The Minister of Education and Science of Georgia and the Deputy ministers continue introducing rehabilitation works being carried out at schools. This time, the Deputy Minister Lia Gigauri got acquinted with the infrastructural projects carried out in public schools in Gori municipality villages.
01/09/2015
Representatives of the Ministry and Education of Georgia continue visits at schools and they get acquainted with preparation process for new academic year. This time, First Deputy Minister Ketevan Natriashvili and Deputy Minister Lia Gigauri visited several schools in Gori municipality.
31/08/2015
Infrastructural projects have been carried out at Gori #4 public school, which was funded by The US Defense Department s European Command and was carried out by The US Embassy s Office of Defense Cooperation. 
30/08/2015
The project initiated by the Ministry of Education and science of Georgia – ‘’English Language Summer School in Georgia’’ finished successfully. The project took place in Tskneti, on the base of Buckswood International school -Tbilisi and lasted for three months. 
29/08/2015
The First Deputy Minister of Education and Science of Georgia Ketevan Natriahvili got acquainted with the rehabilitation works being carried out at Telavi vocational College ‘’Prestige’’. 
27/08/2015
12 successful students, winners of school Olympiads and many other competitions, arrived from the Great Britain. They did two weeks long English language intensive course at Heisting (England) English Language Summer School. 
26/08/2015
Kachreti Vocational College "Aisi" branch located in Akhmeta Municipality village Kvemo Alvani, complete rehabilitation is being carried out.  Very soon, another modern standards vocational institution with renewed infrastructure will continue functioning. 
25/08/2015
On 20-27 August NGO “Mariani” with the German partners conduct the training course in the office of the organization “The first step to Georgia” for the early intervention specialists of the blind and partially sighted with multiple disorder children.
25/08/2015
Representatives of the Ministry of Education and Science are getting acquainted with preparation process for the new academic year in the region. This time, several schools of Telavi were visited by the first deputy minister-Qetevan Natriashvili and the deputy minister-Lia Gigauri in order to get introduced the textbooks for the pupils to be transferred.
24/08/2015
By the new academic year, almost 1200 students of Tbilisi #151 public school will have renovated gym with the modern facilities. Renovation has been done with the school halls, conference room, and the library. For the students with the special needs has been built the universally designed pavements, and the adapted gym.
23/08/2015
The first deputy minister and the deputy minister of the ministry of education and science of Georgia- Qetevan Natriashvili and Lia Gigauri held a meeting with the school principals and Resource managers of the public schools of Kakheti region. 
22/08/2015
The students of the # 18 public school will have a gym with modern facilities. At this stage the rehabilitating works are being done. The gym will satisfy the students for the special needs with adapted bathrooms and dressing rooms. 
21/08/2015
The Ministry of Education and Science of Georgia within the cooperation with Georgia’s Innovation and Technology Agency of the Ministry of Economy and Sustainable Development of Georgia is planning to establish Industrial Innovation laboratories (FABLAB) throughout the community colleges. Another workshop was held on this topic.
20/08/2015
The preparation for the new academic year is in its active phase. In most of the public schools infrastructural projects are underway. Basically, current guidance books sorting is completed and along with the new academic year all pupils here as well as in other public schools will receive a full package of textbooks. 
19/08/2015
The Ministry of Education and Science of Georgia determined deadlines for First-graders registration from April 23, 2015 to July 11, 2015 for 2015-2016 academic years. The registration was divided in 3 stages and nowadays 46600 first-graders are registered in public and private schools of Tbilisi.
19/08/2015
The Minister of Education and Science of Georgia- Tamar Sanikidze got introduced with the ongoing infrastructural projects in the community college “Speqtri”. Among the several important projects are rehabilitation of the campus, training center and hotel.
18/08/2015
103th school in numerous Metromsheni settlement is being built. The Tbilisi city hall is building a new school designed for 1000 students instead of the demolished old one. The Minister of Education and Science of Georgia Tamar Sanikidze along with Educational Scientific infrastructure Agency got introduced the construction process.
17/08/2015
The Ministry of Education and Science responds the statement made by media misleading the public about the guidance- books printing program. That is why the Ministry makes it public every detail connected with the purchasing of guidance- books for the 2015-2016 academic year.
17/08/2015
The Department of the National Curriculum Development of the Ministry of Education and Science held the presentation, which aimed to discuss about the primary level of the renewed standard of the national curriculum of social sciences.
14/08/2015
All the Georgian contestant teams of World Skills- international competition have successfully completed the task and they continue the competition to the next round. The tour is still being very tense, we wish good luck to the Georgian team.
14/08/2015
As it is known, a national curriculum revision process is underway. The new curriculum will start from the 2016-2017 academic year. The Department of National Curriculum of the Ministry of Education and Science has completed working about primary education (I-VI classes) subject standards. 
13/08/2015
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13/08/2015
The winners of the Competition – World Skills Georgia, students of professional colleges, are attending now the International Vocational Skills Competition in Brazil. World Skills-s 43rd international tournament held in the city of San Paulo on August 11-16, 2015. 
13/08/2015
Millennium Challenge Fund - Georgia held a discussion: "Gender equality in the country s economic development and progress." The aim of the meeting was to discuss ways to increase women and girls interest in science, engineering and exact sciences. 
12/08/2015
The Ministry of Education and Science of Georgia continues to observe the ongoing rehabilitation process. This time Tamar Sanikidze introduces the ongoing work process in Tbilisi №64 public school.
11/08/2015
The Ministry of Education implements various projects for citizens of different nationalities of Georgia in order to help them to integrate in social life. They include the "Multicultural Summer School for ethnic minorities", where non-Georgian speaker pupils learn Georgian language, implement joint projects, get acquainted with the countries history, culture and for a few days live together.
10/08/2015
Ministry of Education and Science and the Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources jointly organized the EU research and innovation program "Horizon 2020" Information Day "protection of the environment and the Horizon 2020 in Georgia" will be held.
10/08/2015
Vocational College “Spectrum” within the framework of the students practice, completed the rehabilitation of the library. Library is adapted for the disabled students and for the students of the special needs and is equipped with modern textbooks for college in the current programs. Electronic library is also available.
10/08/2015
The Ministry of Culture and Monument Protection of Georgia discussed the new initiative in particular. The initiative implies security standards of juvenile’s withdrawal for more than 24 hours in any event by various people.
09/08/2015
The center of the psychological services of Education Office Resource Officers of the Ministry of Education and Science is implementing the project "Child abuse – in needs of child protection referral procedures are required."
08/08/2015
The Minister of Education and Science Tamar Sanikidze attended the photo exhibition dedicated to the August 2008 war. In the exhibition, which opened at the National Library, were presented local and foreign photographers  works. 
08/08/2015
The Minister of Education and Science of Georgia Tamar Sanikidze, Minister of Defense Tinatin Khidasheli and Minister of Justice Tea Tsulukiani signed a memorandum of collaboration, which aims to promote the popularization of the Georgian army and to implement joint projects in order to increase the patriotic spirit within society.
07/08/2015
Frankfurt University named after Goethe held the scientific workshop meeting about the further development of Caucasian Studies for its European integration, which was attended by the Minister of Education and Science Tamar Sanikidze, Deputy Minister George Sharvashidze, Frankfurt University Professor Jost Gippert and Professor Manana Tandashvili. 
06/08/2015
The Minister of Education and Science of Georgia continues the presentation of the educational infrastructure projects. This time, Tamar Sanikidze presented to the media the infrastructure projects that has been implemented in the vocational schools since 2013, and introduced the future plans.
05/08/2015
The members of the Georgian informatics team (4 players) from the 27th International Informatics Olympiad (IOI 2015 Almaty, Kazakhstan July 26-August 2) returned with 4 medals. All four participants won a bronze medal. 
04/08/2015
The Ministry of Education and Science and the Ministry of Defense implement joint projects to promote Georgian forces and increase the patriotic spirit. The preparation works about the issue are already done. 
03/08/2015
Competition - WorldSkills Georgia winner students of professional colleges, will participate in Brazil, in the International Vocational Skills Competition in August. Before leaving for Sao Paulo, the last encouragement meeting was held with the Minister of Education and Science Tamar Sanikidze.
03/08/2015
Environmental education will be added as a new component in pre-school program. The issue was discussed in “Tiflis Palace” hotel today.  The meeting was opened, by the Deputy Minister of Education and Science Lia Gigauri, Environment and Natural Resources Minister Gigla Agulashvili and Deputy Minister Teimuraz Murghulia.
03/08/2015
The students of the higher education institutions have the opportunity twice a year to enjoy mobility and the exchange program of higher education institutions. To do this, the student must register on the online e-portal - www.students.eqe.ge.
02/08/2015
Summer schools are conducted by the initiative of the Ministry of Education and Science of Georgia. Within the program “Multicultural summer school for ethnic minorities, 2 activities will be provided: “Multicultural summer school for teachers” and “Multicultural summer school for students”. The sumer school is conducted in 2 groups.
02/08/2015
Ketevan Natriashvili visited the United States, where she head a speech in the conference organized by Millennium Challenge Corporation. The conference discussed about the necessary strategy to improve the quality and increase the availability of the girl’s general education. 
01/08/2015
Lia Gigauri-Deputy Minister, Ministry of Education and Science, Giorgi Machabeli-Director and Irine  Abuladze-Deputy Director, National Center for Teacher Professional Development held a meeting with partner international organizations. The issues of collaborative perspectives in the process of “Teacher Induction, Professional Development and Career Advancement Scheme”... Read More
31/07/2015
There was an event in the Ivane Javakhisvhili Tbilisi State University to celebrate international accreditation for the MA program in ”Public Administration”. The Minister of Education and Science of Georgia Tamar Sanikidze, the rector of Tibili State University, academician Vladimer Papava, the Minister of Finances Nodar Khaduri, the representatives of state agencies,... Read More
31/07/2015
Spots Palace held the competition under the auspices of the Youth Olympic Festival, which was attended by the Minister of Education and Science of Georgia Tamar Sanikidze and Minister of Sport and Youth Affairs Tariel Khechikashvili. Tariel Khechikashvili and Tamar Sanikidze awarded the Festival winner gymnasts.  
29/07/2015
First time in Georgia, vocational education for deaf people is provided on sign language with the sign language translator. Today, in the Ministry of Education and Science of Georgia, the specialists have summed up the works conducted for the development of academic sign language. At the same time, there was a presentation of the website SignWiki.
28/07/2015
A 2015 bachelor’s graduation ceremony has been held at Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University. Around 3000 students degreed bachelor’s department at STU in 2014-2015. Among them there are graduates of Philosophy and Educational Sciences Faculty which was founded in 2014. The faculty has celebrated its first graduation this year.
28/07/2015
Started by the initiative of Ministry of Education and Science of Georgia “English language Summer School in Georgia” program has been successfully running for already seven years. The participants of the program are successful students of 9, 10 and 11 forms who were chosen according to the results of the third tour of the National Learning Olympics and winners of different... Read More
27/07/2015
A meeting was held at Radisson hotel where the issue of “promotion of an employment of people with disabilities in cooperation with interested counterparts”. The meeting was organized by the Ministry of Education and Science of Georgia, Ministry of Health, Labor and Social Affairs of Georgia and the Social Service Agency. The first deputy minister Ketevan Natriashvili,... Read More
25/07/2015
A minister of education and science Tamar Sanikidze continues studying of infrastructure projects. This time the minister visited a school at Baileti village (Ozurgeti)  - she met teachers and pupils and examined the process of rehabilitation of the school.
24/07/2015
By the initiative of the Ministry of Education and Social Affairs of Georgia, in dedication of 175 years jubilee of Akaki Tsereteli contests were held with slogan “Akaki in Modern Reality”. An exhibition of art-works and the winners’ award ceremony has been held todaythe activities were attended by the minister of education and science Tamar Sanikidze and the minister of... Read More
23/07/2015
A proper school infrastructure is a premise of improved study. The ministry has fully studied the infrastructure of public schools and as a result maintenance and rehabilitation works were planned and started in 2013. Tamar Sanikidze has held a presentation for journalists today were she spoke about infrastructure projects in detail and answered all their questions.
23/07/2015
A meeting was held in scope of strategic cooperation between the Ministry of Education and Science of Georgia and German Jülich Research Centre (FZJ). The meeting was led by the minister of education and science Tamar Sanikidze.
22/07/2015
Millennium Challenge Account – Georgia in scope of a project “Professional Education for Economic Development” launches a grant contest for educational establishments. A presentation of the project has been held today and it’s been led by its manager David Hendle. The event was attended by minister of education and science Tamar Sanikidze, executive manager of... Read More
21/07/2015
By the initiative of Department of National Curriculums of the Ministry of Education and Science of Georgia a coordinative meeting “Decreasing the Risk of Catastrophes on Educational Filed of Georgia” was held in Batumi. The meeting was powered by ECHO and German international organization “Arbeiter-Saamriter” (ASB).