The Ministry of Education and Science of Georgia, together with the Georgian Football Federation, and an active support the Ministry of Culture and Sport, have jointly implemented an important program – Thousand Schools. Since it’s launch, during the initial phase, exactly 1000 public school Physical Education teachers have been trained and are now prepared to play a special role in the upbringing of the future generation.
The Deputy Minister of Education and Science of Georgia - Lia Gigauri, the Deputy Minister of Culture and Sport - Shalva Gogoladze, the Chairman of Education, Science and Culture Committee of the Parliament of Georgia – Mariam Jashi, and the president of the Georgian Football Federation – Levan Kobiashvili held a special meeting dedicated to this cause, at the Mikheil Meskhi Football Stadium.
Within the scope of the program, the Football Federation has designed and published a special textbook containing special rules for the Physical Education teachers, explaining in detail the preparatory measures for children of 6-11 years. All the Physical Education teachers are expected to carry out exercises according to the textbook.