Rustem Khamitov has met with Russian Education and Science Minister Olga Vasilyeva
UFA, 16 March 2017. /Bashinform News Agency/.
In Moscow, a working meeting of the Head of Bashkortostan Rustem Khamitov and the Minister of Education and Science of Russia Olga Vasilyeva was held. Issues of development and modernization of education in the republic were discussed there.
The Head of the Region noted that Bashkortostan successfully participated in implementation of federal programs in the sphere of education fulfilling all the obligations undertaken.
Thus, in the republic waiting lists to pre-school educational institutions among children between the ages of three and seven were eliminated. In 2016, kindergartens for 2,915 children were put into operation in Bashkortostan.
Currently, the region is actively participating in the federal program to create additional school facilities and liquidating second shifts in schools by 2025.
Particular attention during the meeting was paid to the issues of improving higher education in the republic.