Working meetings with the representatives of educational resource centers gain a new format. For the first time, within this initiative the conference was held with a title “day of resource centers” where the needs for resource center development and solution ways of school communication problems were discussed. Within the conference the participants talked about the roles of resource centers in strengthening of small-contingent public schools, school monitoring and evaluation processes, development of vocational school models based on secondary schools, etc. The best examples of cooperation between school projects and local municipalities were represented. The participants also got acquainted with new projects initiated and being implemented by the ministry and its structural sub-divisions.
In future the meetings with the heads of resource centers will have systemic character and will be held in 1,5-2 month interval. The issues envisaged by the agenda will be discussed. The new format meetings with a minister and top level management will make cooperation more active and promote information exchange process between the ministry, resource centers and schools.