MES latest News RSS Feedhttp://mes.gov.ge/ Director of the EU science organization - Euraxess: "Welcome to our ambitious ideas in our ambitious organization" Wed, 04 Sep 2019 12:00:00 +0400 Wed, 04 Sep 2019 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=9360 On August 28, in Brussels, Shota Rustaveli National Science Foundation's Director General - Zviad Gabisonia, Euraxess-Georgia, coordinator - Ketevan Gabitashvili, held a meeting with the European Commission on the premised of European Commission's Directorate General for Research and Innovation.

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Georgia is moving to a new stage of cooperation with CERN Wed, 04 Sep 2019 12:00:00 +0400 Wed, 04 Sep 2019 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=9359 Georgia is moving to a new stage of cooperation with the world-renowned European Center for Nuclear Research (CERN)

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Giorgi Vashakidze's meeting with the delegation of the Kyrgyz Republic Mon, 02 Sep 2019 12:00:00 +0400 Mon, 02 Sep 2019 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=9358 On August 30, Deputy Minister of Education, Science, Culture and Sport of Georgia Giorgi Vashakidze met with the members of the delegation of the Kyrgyz Republic. During the meeting the parties discussed the relations between the two countries in the fields of education, science, culture and sport, prospects for deepening cooperation, including the prospect of promoting direct links between the educational and scientific institutions of the two countries. Discussions also focused on intensifying cooperation in science

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"The success of the examination process is the result of the hard work which you have endured" - Mikheil Batiashvili congratulated the staff of the National Assessment and Examination Center on their successful completion of the examination procedures Fri, 30 Aug 2019 12:00:00 +0400 Fri, 30 Aug 2019 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=9354 The Minister of Education, Science, Culture and Sport of Georgia - Mikheil Batiashvili met with the staff of the National Assessment and Examinations Center, and congratulated them on the successful completion of the 2019 exams.


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Badri Maisuradze has been appointed as a First Deputy Minister of Education, Science, Culture and Sport Fri, 30 Aug 2019 12:00:00 +0400 Fri, 30 Aug 2019 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=9355 Badri Maisuradze has held the position of the Artistic Director of Tbilisi Zakaria Paliashvili Opera and Ballet Theater since November 2016. In 2019, under his leadership, the Verdi Festival was launched in Georgia.


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Director of the EU science organization - Euraxess: "Welcome to our ambitious ideas in our ambitious organization" Thu, 29 Aug 2019 12:00:00 +0400 Thu, 29 Aug 2019 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=9352 On August 28, in Brussels, Shota Rustaveli National Science Foundation's Director General - Zviad Gabisonia, Euraxess-Georgia, coordinator - Ketevan Gabitashvili, held a meeting with the European Commission on the premised of European Commission's Directorate General for Research and Innovation.


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Another great success of Georgian students on the international arena Thu, 29 Aug 2019 12:00:00 +0400 Thu, 29 Aug 2019 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=9353 The third European Youth Olympiad in Informatics ended in Maribor, Slovenia, where Georgian students won 4 medals, 1 silver (George Nadareishvili) and 3 bronze (Iakob Rigvava, Giorgi Chkhaidze, Erekle Khomasuridze). All four students are from the Komarov School.


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Mikheil Batiashvili's decision to increase salaries for School Administration and Educational Resource Officers Tue, 27 Aug 2019 12:00:00 +0400 Tue, 27 Aug 2019 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=9351 On October 1, 2019, as part of a comprehensive education reform, along with the increase in teacher salaries, public school administration, faculty members and educational resource officers will receive a 20% pay rise.


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Teachers pay will increase from the beginning of the new academic year! Tue, 27 Aug 2019 12:00:00 +0400 Tue, 27 Aug 2019 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=9350 Mikheil Batiashvili: "Teacher vocation will become one of the most prestigious and appreciated in the country".

Within the complex transformation of the education system, one of the important directions is the general education reform, amongst otheri important topics, which are being implemented.

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Meetings with the representatives of the government were held in Kharagauli municipality Tue, 27 Aug 2019 12:00:00 +0400 Tue, 27 Aug 2019 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=9349 Giorgi Vashakidze, Deputy Minister of Education, Science, Culture and Sport of Georgia, together with the government representatives have met with the local population of Zvare, Vardzia, Kharagauli municipality.

 

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This year marks the 80th anniversary of the signing of the Molotov-Ribbentrop Pact between the Third Reich and the Soviet Union. Fri, 23 Aug 2019 12:00:00 +0400 Fri, 23 Aug 2019 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=9347 This year marks the 80th anniversary of the signing of the Molotov-Ribbentrop Pact between the Third Reich and the Soviet Union. Georgia joined the European Network of Remembrance and Solidarity on August 1 as an observer. Ministry of Education, Science, Culture and Sports joins Remember Campaign for Victims of Totalitarian Regimes.

Please refer to below video clips of victims' stories. Prepared by ENRS:

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Teacher Seeker Program has been launched for teachers Fri, 23 Aug 2019 12:00:00 +0400 Fri, 23 Aug 2019 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=9346 A program has been launched for non-statutory teachers and applicants - whose main advantage is to obtain the right to teach alongside being employeed at school. The program also provides for the professional development of a jobseeker, equipping the teacher with skills and thus facilitating the adaptation process to the school environment. The program is implemented remotely, whilst working alongside the general education institution. The trainees involved in the training program will plan their agenda themselves, lasting for up to 2 years.

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State-funded priority education programs Thu, 22 Aug 2019 12:00:00 +0400 Thu, 22 Aug 2019 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=9345 The list of educational programs sponsored by the Ministry of Education, Science, Culture and Sport of Georgia for the 2019-2020 academic year is already unveiled.


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About 6,000 registered retired teachers will receive cash awards in the beginning of October Thu, 22 Aug 2019 12:00:00 +0400 Thu, 22 Aug 2019 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=9344 The First Stage of Registering Practitioner Teachers Reaching Retirement is Over!


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Representatives of Dmanisi municipality met with the representatives of the government Thu, 22 Aug 2019 12:00:00 +0400 Thu, 22 Aug 2019 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=9343 Government officials continue meetings with residents of different regions of Georgia. This time, Deputy Minister of Education, Science, Culture and Sport - Shalva Gogoladze and Governor of Kvemo Kartli Region Shota Rekhviashvili, together with MPs of Georgia, held a meeting with the residents of Dmanisi Municipalities - Small Dmanisi, Didi Dmanisi, Vardisubani and Bozlebi Dmanisi and Tsalikhis Khalizi.


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A new platform has been created to protect cultural heritage in cooperation with the government of the United States Tue, 20 Aug 2019 12:00:00 +0400 Tue, 20 Aug 2019 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=9340 A Memorandum of Understanding has been signed between the governments of Georgia and the United States with a view of enacting future cooperation mechanisms in the field of protection and preservation of cultural belongings and heritage. The document was signed today by the Minister of Education, Science, Culture and Sport of Georgia, Mikheil Batiashvili and the Chairman of the US Commission on the Preservation of Cultural Heritage, Paul Packer.

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Government representatives gave a conclusive report to the population of Lentekhi municipality Mon, 19 Aug 2019 12:00:00 +0400 Mon, 19 Aug 2019 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=9339 Working meetings of the executive and legislative authorities with the population of the regions are ongoing. This time, Irina Abuladze - Deputy Minister of Education, Science, Culture and Sport, and Archil Japaridze, Governor of Racha-Lechkhumi and Kvemo Svaneti Region, together with members of parliament, representatives of the Lentekhi Municipality villages - Khopuri, Lesema and Khediko, held a meeting with the local population.


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Peace Corps Education Program in Georgia Fri, 16 Aug 2019 12:00:00 +0400 Fri, 16 Aug 2019 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=9356 The US Peace Corps in Georgia invites motivated public schools to collaborate with the Peace Corps Education Program.


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Memorandum of Understanding signed between Rustaveli Scientific Foundation and Computer Networks Association – GRENA Fri, 16 Aug 2019 12:00:00 +0400 Fri, 16 Aug 2019 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=9338 On August 16, Shota Rustaveli National Science Foundation of Georgia and Association for Scientific-Educational Computer Networks Association - GRENA signed a Memorandum of Understanding.

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A workshop was held on vocational training and vocational training programs Wed, 14 Aug 2019 12:00:00 +0400 Wed, 14 Aug 2019 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=9335 The directors of the vocational schools involved in the vocational training and retraining system informed Irine Abuladze and Giorgi Vashakidze, the Deputy Ministers of Education, Science, Culture and Sport on the primary outcomes, challenges and ways of solving them, during a special workshop.  During the meeting, information was presented about the prospects for employment of retrained beneficiaries and private companies involved in training. 

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