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31/03/2010
Scientists will give the popular-scientific lectures and the practical classes to the 10th, 11th and 12th graders.
31/03/2010
The Minister of Education and Science, Dimitri Shashkini attended the chemistry lesson, carried out using the virtual laboratory at Tbilisi public school #186.
30/03/2010
The Minister of Education and Science paid a visit to the Academy of the Ministry of Internal Affairs. The first flow of the public school Guards are being trained there for two weeks.
29/03/2010
The presentation of the modern video equipment was held at the Ministry of Education and Science. Dimitri Shahkini   introduced the new equipment to the journalists. The video connection of the operators to the hot line will be provided by this new equipment.
26/03/2010
One of the founders of this center is the Ministry of Education and Science. The mission of the center is to make educational activities of the museum more active, to develop modern educational technologies as well as increase the auditory of the museum.  
26/03/2010
2011-2012 high school diploma exams programs have just been approved by the Ministry of Education and Science.  The Minister of Education and Science, Dimitri Shashkini, the Director of National Curriculum and Assessment Center, Natia Jokhadze and the Director of National Examinations Center, Maia Miminoshvili held a meeting with subject matter experts and discussed this issue.
25/03/2010
By the support of the Ministry of Education and Science, 64 graduates of Kutaisi №1 vocational education and training center will be employed at LTD Joint Water Supply Company of Georgia, at the end of March.
24/03/2010
The Minister of Education and Science finished his official visit to Canada. He held the last meeting with the State Minister of Canada, Mr. Pletcher at the Parliament.
24/03/2010
The Deputy Minister of Education and Science, Giorgi Chakhnashvili met with around 200 teachers of Poti public schools and spoke about  2010-2011 planned innovations in the general education.
24/03/2010
The Deputy Minister of Education and Science, Giorgi Chakhnashvili got familiarized with the rehabilitative works of Batumi State Maritime Academy.
23/03/2010
In the framework of the official visit, the Minister of Education and Science holds meeting in Canada. Today, he met with the President of Atlantic Counsel, Ms Juliette Lindhout in Toronto and Ontario’s Deputy Minister of Education, Kevin Costante.
23/03/2010
The First Deputy Minister, Koka Seperteladze and the Director of the National Curriculum and Assessment   Center, Natia Jokhadze held a briefing about the new competition, launched at public schools.
23/03/2010
The First Lady of Georgia, Sandra Reolofs, together with the Deputy Minister, Irine Kurdadze and the representatives of the diplomatic corps accredited to Georgia visited the exhibition, created by the schoolchildren of different nationalities.
22/03/2010
The winners of the project Future is Yours were awarded with computers, prizes and certificates at Tbilisi public school №161. The First Deputy Minister of Education and Science, Akaki Seperteladze, the President of non-governmental organization “Tsami” and the representatives of Tbilisi City Assembly presented the winners with these prizes.
22/03/2010
The second round of the competition The Best Linguist in English was carried out at Kutaisi public school №17. The participants used the communicational technologies in the competition. The Deputy Minister of Education and Science, Ms. Irine Kurdadze observed the second round.
20/03/2010
The Minister of Education and Science left for Canada to meet with the State Minister of Canada, the Ministries of Education of the provinces of Canada and the Head of Foreign Affairs Ministry on March 22-23. Cooperation issues between the two countries and the new project Teach and Learn with Georgia will be discussed at the meetings.
19/03/2010
The Minister of Education and Science, Dimitri Shashkini met with more than 200 teachers of different schools and listened to their opinions about ongoing educational reform. According to the Minister’s announcement, experienced teachers’ opinions are very important for the implementation of the reform. The ministry is ready to consider their views.
18/03/2010
The memorandum was signed between the Minister of Education and Science, Dimitri Shashkini and the Minister for Diaspora Issues, Mirza (Papuna) Davitaia at the Ministry of Education and Science.
18/03/2010
The Minister of Education and Science, Dimitri Shashkini and the Director of National Examination Center, Maia Miminoshvili visited Tbilisi public school #98 and met with around 200 teachers of Isani-Samgori region.
18/03/2010
The Ministry of Education and Science and the National Center of Manuscripts, by support of other interested organizations holds a competition of Georgian Calligraphy. The goal of the competition is to develop hand writing culture and reveal the creativeness of youngsters.
18/03/2010
A presentation of the booklet Books for Home Reading was carried out under the aegis of the Ministry of Education and Science of Georgia and Tbilisi City Assembly.
17/03/2010
The Minister of Education and Science visited the Vocational Education and Training Center “Ikarosi” and got familiarized with the infrastructure and the activities of the center. The Minister met with foreign students and listened the evaluation of the center from them.
17/03/2010
A Board of Advisors was established at the Ministry of Education and Science. By the Minister’s announcement, involving experts, professionals and the members of society, also utilize all resources throughout the country is very important to realize the ongoing reforms successfully.
16/03/2010
The Minister of Education and Science visited Akhaltsikhe and held a meeting at Public school №5. The Minister spoke about the ongoing educational reforms and underlined the importance and necessity of them during the meeting with the principles of schools, teachers and schoolchildren.
16/03/2010
Young scientists will have a chance to become interns at leading scientific centers abroad in the following scientific fields: engineering sciences, physics and astronomy, geology, mathematics, mechanics, information technologies, telecommunication, also agrarian, biological, natural and medical sciences.
15/03/2010
The Ministry of Education and Science, together with the Association of Private Schools begins a new project from the next academic year. The Minister announced about the joint project during his visit to private school-lyceum "Mtsignobartukhutsesi".
13/03/2010
The Minister of Education and Science, Dimitri Shashkini opened and observed a second round of National Educational Olympiad in mathematics and foreign languages, carried out at public school №161.
13/03/2010
A project of Reducing the Problems Caused by AD/HD (Attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder) at Schools, implemented by the Institute of Strategy and Development was presented at the first experimental school.
12/03/2010
The Minister of Education and Science, Dimitri Shashkini met with the graduate club members (ALUMNI) of public school № 199 (former physics-mathematical school of Komarov) and listened to the new initiatives of the members of the club and the school representatives about the future development of the school.
11/03/2010
A national competition of public speaking in English was carried out between the youth of 16-20 age. The theme of the competition was Speculation on Our Future.The first round was held on March 10 and around 100 volunteers took participation in it.
11/03/2010
From now on, the schoolchildren of Azerbaijanian public school №7 in Marneuli will study at the school that is in compliance with modern standards.
10/03/2010
Tbilisi public school infrastructure improvement and arrangement issues were discussed at the working meeting between the Minister, Dimitri Shashkini and Vice-Mayor of Tbilisi, Mamuka Akhvlediani at the Ministry of Education and Science.
10/03/2010
The issues of school infrastructure development strategic plan were discussed at the seminar between the Ministry of Education and Science and the Educational and Scientific infrastructure Development Agency on March, 10.
09/03/2010
The President of Georgia ,  Mikheil Saakashvili opened a new Turkish school-lyceum in Batumi. Before the  opening ,  the President spoke about the priorities of education , underlined the  implemented and concretely planned activities.
09/03/2010
The Minister of Education and Science visited the vocational education and training centers of Ajara region. He visited Kobuleti  vocational education and training center, where the trainees are prepared in order to be  employed in tourism.
08/03/2010
The Minister of Education and Science visited the merited teacher of primary school, the Doctor of Pedagogic Science, Ms. Dodo Nazirishvili at home, wished her a happy Women’s  Day and presented her with different gifts.
07/03/2010
By the initiative of the Minister of Education and Science and the Union of Employers, the principles of public schools will receive the trainings in affective school management.
06/03/2010
The Minister of Education and Science met around 500 principles of Georgian Regional schools at Sheraton Metechi Palace.
05/03/2010
National Center for Education Accreditation carried out the academic summit which was dedicated to the support of internationalization of education and students mobility.
05/03/2010
In the scope of Juvenile Crime Prevention and Safe School campaign, the Ministry of Education and Science, together with the Prosecutor’s Office of Georgia announced the joint picture competition. The topic is Youth Without  Lose.
04/03/2010
According to the President’s order #66, on 30 January, 2010, the educational-enlightenment and the qualification advancement programs of the Development and Reforms Fund Agency, which was established on the initiative of President, will be implemented by the Ministry of Education and Science.
04/03/2010
2400 teachers from different regions of Georgia passed the voluntary pilot testing in Kutaisi. By the results of pre tests the voluntary certification exams seemed easy for the teachers.
03/03/2010
The Minister of Education and Science visited Gurasashvili Vulnerable Family on March, 3, in Rustavi. The Minister congratulated the hostess, Ms. Svetlana with Mother’s Day and presented her 5 children with following items– tape-recorder, computer, literature and toys.
02/03/2010
In the framework of the program Deer Leap, the Education and Science Infrastructure Development Agency of the Ministry of Education and Science, together with the donor organization Skhivi XXI , has launched a new project of providing schools with computer techniques.
01/03/2010
The presentation of renovated web-site was carried out at the Ministry of Education and Science. According  to  he visitors number, Mes.gov.ge takes the second place among governmental sites  currently (the Ministry of Finance of Georgia is on the first place). Various information makes the site so popular.
27/02/2010
In the scope of the teachers’ voluntary certification, pilot testing was carried out in Kutaisi, on 27-28, February.
26/02/2010
According to the President’s initiative, which was expressed at the meeting with the teachers in Batumi, the elections of school self-governments continue.
25/02/2010
The Minister of Education and Science awarded the best participants of  the creative competition “Russian Aggression in My Eyes”, which was carried out  in the framework of “Occupation Week”.
25/02/2010
The Minister of Education and Science attended the presentation of the new web-site, which reflects  Russian-Georgian 200 year conflict. The Minister also participated in the conference.
24/02/2010
A new educational program “Teach and Learn with Georgia” will begin on March 1 by the initiative of the Government of Georgia. The main goal of this project is to recruit 1,ooo  English native speakers  to arrive in Georgia. Foreign teachers will teach English to Georgian schoolchildren together with their Georgian colleagues.
23/02/2010
120 students of the University of Georgia, who successfully passed Bachelor’s and  Master’s full courses and became first graduates of the University, were awarded with diplomas.
23/02/2010
The Minister of Education and Science met with the principles of private schools and discussed the ongoing reforms in the educational system and the ways of their implementation.
22/02/2010
Aliante is the most successful international competition about NATO and international affairs issues.
20/02/2010
Minister Shashkini and other representatives of the ministry met with the president of Professional Syndicate, Mr. Tato Shavshishvili as well as the members of the union.
20/02/2010
The representatives of the National Screening Center and the Deputy Minister of Education and Science Ms. Irine Kurdadze , held a meeting with teachers.
19/02/2010
The First Lady of Georgia Sandra E. Reolofs  opened the two-day conference. The Minister of Education and Science, as well as the Minister of Labor, Health and Social Affairs of Georgia took participation in this conference.
19/02/2010
A 12th grader of Tbilisi #54 public school Tinatin Kipiani was selected as a winner for the best slogan - “Youth without Loss”.
18/02/2010
The working process on the new regulations of textbook approval ended at the Ministry of Education and Science.
18/02/2010
Teacher Professional Development Center carried out a training program “Utilization of Informational-Communicational Technologies in the Educational Process” in 2009-2010 academic years.
17/02/2010
The social dialogue between the government and Free Professional Union of Teachers and Scientists has commenced by the order of the Prime Minister #335, 2009 and is still underway. In the framework of this initiative, the Minister met the chairman of Free Professional Union of Teachers and Scientists, Ms. Manana Gurchumelidze.
16/02/2010
During his visit to school for blind and visually impaired children №202, Minister  Shashkini presented the schoolchildren with Braille printing machine, text-books printed with Braille system and other tactical educational materials.
16/02/2010
The renovated project “Future is Yours” will be carried out by financing of the Ministry of Education and Science, Tbilisi City Hall and the Ministry of Environment Protection and Natural Resources of Georgia.
15/02/2010
According to the initiative of Minister Shashiki, around 300 internally displaced teachers will be employed in a period of one month. Minister personally met the teachers from Samachablo and Axalgori and discussed the details of their possible employment in different schools.
13/02/2010
During the meeting with the principles of public schools, the Minister of Education and Science spoke about the planned reforms in the educational system, concrete problems existing at schools nowadays and the ways of solving them.
12/02/2010
According to the Minister’s decision, the dormitory of Kachreti vocational education and training center will be fully renovated before the beginning of the next academic year.
11/02/2010
During the briefing, the First Deputy Minister, Akaki Seperteladze, evaluated the project of providing schools with internet connection and spoke about the significance of this process.
10/02/2010
With the initiative of the Minister of Education and Science, a Public Board was established within the Ministry of Education and Science. The Board members will hold meetings on a monthly basis.
10/02/2010
Georgia was elected as the Vice President of the International Bureau of Education on the 59th session of the IBE held in Geneva on January 27. Norway was elected as the President country.
09/02/2010
Under the framework of the project, “Russian Aggression in my Eyes”, school children presented literature works and paintings reflecting the Russian-Georgian war in 2008 at Public school № 65.
09/02/2010
The Minister  of Education and Science Dimitri  Shashkini  held a meeting with around 300 11th grade students and introduced all the changes regarding  passing 10 compulsory subjects  to get a high school diploma for the academic year of 20111.
08/02/2010
Minister of Education and Science held a meeting with the rectors of the higher educational institutions and other representatives of educational institutions and introduced current education reforms to them.
06/02/2010
The Ministry of Education and Science of Georgia along with the Educational and Scientific Infrastructure Agency of the Ministry and the Union of Georgian Architects announced a competition on the best architectural projects.
05/02/2010
Upon the initiative of the Minister of Education and Science a Public Board was established within the MES. The Board will hold a meeting every first week of each month.  Any person interested in the ongoing education reforms can participate in these meetings.
04/02/2010
Certification exams for teachers will be held for the first time in Georgia.  The certification process will give teachers an opportunity to reveal a high competence of their professional knowledge in their respective subjects and prove that they are aware of the modern teaching and learning methods.
04/02/2010
On February 3, during his visit to #189 Public School, President Mikhail Saakashvili decided to return the original name “the First Experimental School” to the school. The teachers and student s were very pleased with the President’s decision.
03/02/2010
President of Georgia Mikheil Saakashvili presented the Alumni Club project at the First Experimental School.
03/02/2010
Minister of Education and Science Dimitri Shashkini paid a visit to Free University to get familiar with a project “Learn Today - Teach Tomorrow”. The Minister visited a library and laboratories of the University
02/02/2010
The President of Georgia Mikheil Saakashvili opened public school №3 in Borjomi that was refurbished in compliance with the modern standards. The school hosts around 720 students. The President of Georgia was shown paintings and essays created by the students under the project
01/02/2010
The Georgian Prosecutor’s office, the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Ministry of Education and Science of Georgia launched a joint campaign to prevent the juvenile crime. Within the scope of this campaign, Georgian Prosecutor Murtaz Zodelava and the Minister of Education and Science Dimitri Shashkini
01/02/2010
In order to increase the quality of education for the children with special needs, the Ministry of Education and Science has launched a voluntary registration process for these children from the age of 5- 17.
29/01/2010
Till the end of 2010, 75% of Georgian public schools will be connected to internet. The Ministry of Education and Science undertakes the process of connecting schools to the World Wide Web,
28/01/2010
Minister Dimitri Shashkini met with the representatives and experts of the National Curriculum and Assessment Center to discuss setting up new standards for school textbooks approval.
27/01/2010
Minister of Education and Science Dimitri Shashkini, Minister of Culture, Monument Protection and Sports Nikoloz Rurua, Head of Sports and Youth Department David Namgalauri, as well as representatives of the sport federations held a working meeting on introduction of sport classes at public schools.
26/01/2010
The “Alumni” program is being launched and developed within the framework of a second stage of the education reform in Georgia.  The program has been successful in Western European countries and  
26/01/2010
First Deputy Minister of Education and Science of Georgia Akaki Seperteladze together with the President Representative Lasha Makatsaria opened a newly refurbished  Public School #1in Tskaltubo Region, village of Maghlaki.
25/01/2010
Teachers from abroad are to arrive to Georgia with an aim to strengthen teaching of foreign languages in the country.
24/01/2010
Minister of Education and Science of Georgia Dimitri Shashkini arranged a two-day seminar for journalists in Bazaleti Touristic Complex. The main goal of the seminar was to introduce new inititiaves in general education for 2010-2011.
23/01/2010
Minister of Education and Science Dimitri Shashkini delivered personal computers to three high school students under 12 who won the Literature and Arts Contest on Olympic theme.
22/01/2010
In 2010, 5 million GEL will be allocated from the state budget to finance 103 scientific projects within the framework of the State Science Grant competition and 31 projects within the framework of the Presidential Grants competition for Young Scholars.
21/01/2010
Minister of Education and Science Dimitri Shashkini held a meeting with the Minister of Defense Bacho Akhalaia, the Minster of Health, Labor and Social Affairs Alexander Kvitashvili, the Deputy Minister of Environment Protection and Natural Resources Davit Ioseliani, the Deputy Minister of Internal Affairs
20/01/2010
Based on the initiative of the President of Georgia, the Ministry of Education and Science will develop a new curriculum for the Civil Defense and Safety classes in general schools. This initiative will take place within the framework of the second phase of the reform in the educational system. The course
20/01/2010
Minister of Education and Science of Georgia Dimitri Shashkini held a meeting with Alina Romanowski, Assistant Secretary of Educational and Cultural Affair of the US Department of State; HE John Bass, US Ambassador in Georgia;
20/01/2010
The first scientific board meeting of Rustavlei Foundation (Foundation for Georgian Studies, Humanities and Social Sciences) was held on January 20, 2010, in the Ministry of Education and Science of Georgia.
20/01/2010
Meeting was attended by the Deputy Minister of Education and Science Nodar Surguladze, Director of the National Curriculum and Assessment Centre Natia Jokhadze, scientific advisors, school principals,  
18/01/2010
Minister of Education and Science of Georgia Dimitri Shashkini held a meeting with 200 teachers and students of Sagarejo and Gurjaani municipalities and introduced the new initiatives within the general
15/01/2010
Minister of Education and Science Dimitri Shashkini held a meeting with up to 150 high school students, teachers and school principals and presented the new initiatives of the President of Georgia within the
14/01/2010
Minister of Education and Science of Georgia Dimitri Shashkini visited Tbilisi Public School №198. Out of 150 pupils of the School, 90% are children with special education needs and 10%
12/01/2010
The President of Georgia Mikheil Saakashvili held a meeting with the teachers and students of Adjara Region in Batumi №3 school and discussed new initiatives to be carried out within the education system for the years of 2010-2011.  These initiatives are:
11/01/2010
Minister of Education and Science of Georgia Dimitri Shashkini opened a new library at Tskneti orphanage.
09/01/2010
Minister of Education and Science of Georgia Dimitri Shashkini and Director of the National Examinations Center Maia Miminoshvili visited the centre located at the Public School #89 and wished good luck to the high school students participating in the National Olympics.

             
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