MES latest News RSS Feedhttp://mes.gov.ge/ Mountain-Ski Sports School - Winter 2017 Sun, 17 Dec 2017 12:00:00 +0400 Sun, 17 Dec 2017 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=7991 Within the frameworks of the project “Let’s Learn and Rest Together”, supporting healthy lifestyle among the youth, the mountain-ski sports school is organized in Bakuriani for 450 pupils of the 7th, 8th and 9th grades from the small-contingent schools of Kakheti, Kvemo Kartli and Imereti regions, with the aim of popularization of mountain-ski sports among the pupils.

]]>
Minister attended the Lessons conducted through the Innovative Methods Fri, 15 Dec 2017 12:00:00 +0400 Fri, 15 Dec 2017 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=7984 Minister of Education and Science of Georgia and the Head of USAID Mission attended the lessons prepared within the frameworks of Georgia Primary Education (G-PriEd) in Tbilisi №45 Public School.

]]>
Georgian University Society - TSU is 100 years old Fri, 15 Dec 2017 12:00:00 +0400 Fri, 15 Dec 2017 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=7990

Tbilisi State University was legally established 100 years ago, on December 15, 1917. In connection with this anniversary date, the event dedicated to restoration of “Georgian University Society” was organized at Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University. The Georgian University Society unites graduates and supporters of Tbilisi State University.

]]>
Higher Education Quality Assurance Reform Thu, 14 Dec 2017 12:00:00 +0400 Thu, 14 Dec 2017 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=7983 The National Center for Educational Quality Enhancement organized the conference “Higher Education Quality Assurance System Reform, Results and Next Steps”.

]]>
“Listen to Pupils” - Mikheil Chkhenkeli started a Series of Meetings Wed, 13 Dec 2017 12:00:00 +0400 Wed, 13 Dec 2017 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=7966

The cycle of meetings “Listen to Pupils” started to ensure safe and healthy environment with the initiative of the Minister of Education and Science of Georgia Mikheil Chkhenkeli. Intensive meetings with the pupils, as well as with parents, students and representatives of various communities by the Minister will continue, in order to make the school and the environment, where children grow up, more safe and friendly based on discussion, co-operation and broad public consensus. 

]]>
Newly rehabilitated Akhaltsikhe №1 and Vale №1 Public Schools were opened Wed, 13 Dec 2017 12:00:00 +0400 Wed, 13 Dec 2017 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=7974 Minister of Education and Science of Georgia Mikheil Chkhenkeli, US Ambassador to Georgia Ian C. Kelly and Executive Director of Millennium Challenge Account - Georgia Magda Maghradze solemnly opened Akhaltsikhe №1 and Vale №1 Public Schools, which were completely rehabilitated by Millennium Challenge Account.

]]>
Success of Georgian Pupils at the International Olympiad Tue, 12 Dec 2017 12:00:00 +0400 Tue, 12 Dec 2017 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=7965 Georgian pupils gained honorary diploma at the 11th International Olympiad on Astronomy and Astrophysics (IOAA) in Phuket, Thailand. Participation in such Olympiad is the first success for the Georgian team.

]]>
First Doctoral Thesis was created in Theology Mon, 11 Dec 2017 12:00:00 +0400 Mon, 11 Dec 2017 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=7964 In the Patriarchate of Georgia the event was organized regarding establishment of the Dissertation Council of Tbilisi Theological Academy and the Doctorate level, where candidate for a degree Irakli Orzhonia presented the first doctoral thesis in the field of theology. ]]> Summary Conference of National Science Foundation Mon, 11 Dec 2017 12:00:00 +0400 Mon, 11 Dec 2017 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=7950 Shota Rustaveli National Science Foundation organized a conference “Results of the Shota Rustaveli National Science Foundation Activities of 2017 and Future Perspectives”.

]]>
Meeting with the Ambassador of Germany to Georgia Sat, 09 Dec 2017 12:00:00 +0400 Sat, 09 Dec 2017 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=7944 Active cooperation of Georgia and Germany in the field of education and science was the main topic of discussion at the introductory meeting, which was held between the Minister of Education and Science of Georgia Mikheil Chkhenkeli and Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany to Georgia, Dr. Heike Peitsch.

]]>
Summary Conference on “Social Inclusion Support Sub-program” Sat, 09 Dec 2017 12:00:00 +0400 Sat, 09 Dec 2017 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=7947 The conference summarizing the projects implemented within the framework of the program “Social Inclusion” was held. The aim of the conference was to introduce the results of the projects implemented with the purpose of creating a favorable environment in the educational institutions for the youth with special educational needs and providing information about the history, life and culture of Roma and Meskhetians living in Georgia.

]]>
Mikheil Chkhenkeli hosted the British Ambassador Fri, 08 Dec 2017 12:00:00 +0400 Fri, 08 Dec 2017 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=7943

Enhancement of existing productive cooperation and implementation of joint educational and scientific projects was discussed at the meeting of Minister of Education and Science of Georgia Mikheil Chkhenkeli with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland to Georgia, Justin McKenzie Smith. Special emphasis was made on organization of joint scientific researches, development of education quality in Georgia and support for exchange programs.

]]>
Social Services for Children with Disabilities Thu, 07 Dec 2017 12:00:00 +0400 Thu, 07 Dec 2017 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=7941

Dialogue was held with the participation of the representatives of the Government of Georgia and the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) on the issues of disability. The goal of the workshop was to identify the shortcomings by involvement of the representatives from different agencies that prevent the children with disabilities from benefit of social services. Dialogue also implied elaboration of specific recommendations and determination of future steps. From the Ministry of Education and Science of Georgia, Deputy Minister Lia Gigauri participated in the dialogue.

]]>
New Laboratories opened at Grigol Peradze University Thu, 07 Dec 2017 12:00:00 +0400 Thu, 07 Dec 2017 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=7940 Aleksandre Tevzadze, Deputy Minister of Education and Science of Georgia visited St. Grigol Peradze Tbilisi Teaching University. The Deputy Minister viewed the renewed learning environment of the university, auditoriums, chemistry and surgical laboratories and also participated in opening event of the International Conference of Students.

]]>
Legislative Changes for Approximation of the Education System to the International Educational Space Thu, 07 Dec 2017 12:00:00 +0400 Thu, 07 Dec 2017 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=7942 The legislative changes approved at today’s Government session will provide formation of the education system of European level in all stages of education.

Legislative changes provide all the important challenges that are on the agenda of the education system of modern developed countries.

]]>
Meeting on Inclusive Education Issues Wed, 06 Dec 2017 12:00:00 +0400 Wed, 06 Dec 2017 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=7934 The Minister of Education and Science of Georgia Mr. Mikheil Chkhenkeli met the initiative group, including the special teachers, the head of the Special Teachers Association and the parent. The meeting focused on challenges facing the inclusive education and in particular the issue of development of the profession of a special teacher.

]]>
Workshop with European Experts Wed, 06 Dec 2017 12:00:00 +0400 Wed, 06 Dec 2017 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=7937 Deputy Minister of Education and Science Aleksandre Tevzadze held a meeting with senior European experts working in the direction of researches and innovations within the framework of the “Horizon 2020” policy support mechanism.

]]>
Georgian Student of American University became Facebook Employer Wed, 06 Dec 2017 12:00:00 +0400 Wed, 06 Dec 2017 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=7939 Luka Lomtadze is a third-year student of Computer Engineering of San Diego State University- Georgia. Luka is the first from this university, who will get an internship at Facebook head office. Facebook has chosen Luka among 300 students out of 250,000 students and invited him on the position of Software Development in Silicon Valley in Menlo Park in summer. “To get to Facebook was my long time dream and I knew sooner or later, I would have achieved my goal,” - says Luka.


]]>
Statement of the Minister of Education and Science of Georgia Mikheil Chkhenkeli Mon, 04 Dec 2017 12:00:00 +0400 Mon, 04 Dec 2017 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=7932 First of all, I would like to express my sorrow for the tragedy that took the lives of two young people and reveal my condolences to their parents, relatives and the whole society.

The relevant authorities are doing their best to establish the truth in the immediate future.

]]>
Workshop with Psychologists Mon, 04 Dec 2017 12:00:00 +0400 Mon, 04 Dec 2017 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=7933 An extended meeting was held with the children psychologists and organizations working on educational issues with the initiative of the Minister of Education and Science of Georgia Mikheil Chkhenkeli.

]]>