Add to favorite
 
Subscribe to our Newsletters Subscribe to our Newsletters Get Daily Updates RSS

South Urals Schools Introduced New Subject
16.01.2012 15:16
South Urals Schools Introduced New Subject

“Fundamentals of religious cultures and secular ethics” has been introduced as a new subject in 57 schools in the South Urals. Today it is just an experiment, but in 2013 it will become a compulsory subject studied at primary education level.

      There have been created several training modules, covering the basics of the Orthodox, Islamic, Buddhist, Jewish religious cultures and secular ethics. The main feature of the subject is that the program can be chosen only in consultation with parents and children, they have to decide which module to study.

      Every school must also decide whether to evaluate knowledge of the new subject. Anyway, this area doesn't require compulsory assessment of academic progress.

      It is notable that “Fundamentals of religious cultures and secular ethics” doesn't involve any religious doctrine, but presents an introduction to world cultures.

      Source: www.edu.ru. Image courtesy: www.worlddocuments.blogspot.com.


Author: Natalia Semicheva

Tags: Russian education the Urals region schools   

Next Previous


You might also find interesting:

"Digital Economy" Program will be Supported by Russian Universities
07.07.2020
Using a Thrombolytic Drug against Coronavirus Suggested in Russia
29.04.2020
RDIF: Sputnik V is Effective against New Mutations of Coronavirus
21.12.2020
Sber has Developed an Algorithm for Detecting COVID-19 by Cough
13.01.2021
Biologically Safe Mice for Testing Anti-Coronavirus Drugs Come to be Created
27.04.2020



comments powered by Disqus




Comment on our site


RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share


TAGS:
water transport  Chulpan Khamatova  Georgy Yakulov  Exhibitions in Moscow  Gorky Park  Russian business  Caucasus travel  Street Art  travel to Russia  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Russian scientists  camping  Kuskovo  explosion  Naschokins House  Moscow State University  Museums of Saratov  Russian tourism  Archaeology  Festivals in Moscow  Moscow winter  London Olympic Games 2012  Sasovo  Moscow planetarium  Violeta Ruiz  Book Tickets for Ballets  Kaliningrad Region  Ina Fraiquin  Russian Traditions  music  Chelyabinsk meteorite  Tyumen  Russian regions  Moscow  Russian figure skating  New Year  Victory Day  elections in Russia  Yermolino Airport  Ryazan  Russian Actresses  Russian Cinema  Charity  Alexander Pushkin  Battle for Moscow  Censorship  Lubyanka   Russian officials  Samara  St. Petersburg 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites