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Wednesday, April 24th, 2019

Ministry of Education will provide 100% delivery of textbooks


Recall, today at the meeting of the Government, Minister of Education and Science Yerlan Sagadiyev reported that 28.6 billion tenge was allocated to purchase textbooks for grades 3, 6, 8, which will be transferred to the updated content in September. Monitoring of the shipment of textbooks is conducted by the Ministry on a daily basis.

Aymagambetov, in turn, responding to questions from media representatives, said that in the country there is an active campaign to deliver textbooks. In general, the main thing in preparing for the new school year is to provide schools with the necessary materials. The pace of delivery of textbooks is not bad. To date, 91% of textbooks have been delivered. By the end of this week it is planned to reach 100% delivery.

Also Aimagambetov said that the problem of the late delivery of textbooks in Astana was solved. Within one week, 50% of the textbooks were delivered here. Until the end of this week, it is planned to deliver the remaining half.

In addition, the Ministry of Education and Science has identified five documents that must be filled by teachers.

“This year the ministry adopted an order that defined only five documents, the filling of which is required by teachers. These are calendar-thematic planning, lesson planning, criterial evaluation, records book and class records book,” Aimagambetov said.

At the same time, the vice minister stressed that the filling of other documents is strictly prohibited, and the Ministry of Education and Science will follow this.

“If the principals of the schools, the departments of education will require the completion of other documents, you can apply to the Department of Control of the Ministry of Education and Science. We will take measures,” Aimagambetov noted.

Source: The Prime Minister of Kazakhstan