SCIENCE AND EDUCATION
TRADITIONAL AUGUST TEACHERS’ CONFERENCE IN SUMGAIT
In his report, Vidadi Bagirov has noted that last academic year has been marked with successes of both students and teachers. Sumgait Educatin Department has been awarded Education Ministry’s Diploma for the fourth time.
According to reporter, along with the special attention paid to the quality of education, maximum favorable conditions for the aesthetic education and development of the creative capabilities have also been created. Over 30 schoolchildren have become winners of different competitions. This year the fourth edition of the anthology “Ganadlandig Uchmaga”, which contained 28 qualified composers’ songs composed on the Sumgait schoolchildren’s verses, has seen the light of the day.
As was mentioned, American organization “Harmony Project” has granted computer centers to three schools. Education Department issues the newspaper “Sabah” and bulletin “Khabarlar”.
The speakers have pointed out the large work of sponsoring organizations, due to which 48 secondary schools have been repaired, refreshed and are now ready to admit pupils. Close links between the city municipality and the Education Department have a positive impact on the study process and stimulate the successes of Sumgait schoolchildren. Twenty best students have already become bursars.
Deputy Education Minister of Azerbaijan Elmar Gasimov noted since the beginning of the new school year, textbooks have been granted to the pupils of 1-5 grades. IDP schoolchildren will be granted textbooks as well. He has stressed that material-technical base of the education institutions had strengthened for the past 4 years.
Entrants who have gained 600 marks during tests and two participants of the world school Olympiad have been presented gifts at the conference.
The Conference Participants have elected delegates to the XII congress of teachers of Azerbaijan.
In conclusion, an address to President of Azerbaijan Republic Heydar Aliyev has been approved.
In the Palace’s foyer, an exhibition of children’s stuff, technical creativity has been organized.