MES latest News RSS Feedhttp://mes.gov.ge/ "Improving teacher qualification in vocational education" - the concluding event of the project was held Sun, 28 Feb 2021 12:00:00 +0400 Sun, 28 Feb 2021 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=11815 The project “Professional Development of Teachers in Vocational Education” implemented by the World Bank with the support of the Ministry of Education, Science, Culture and Sport of Georgia and with the financial support of the UK Embassy's "Good Governance Fund" has been completed. ]]> 0.03% of students and 0.1% of school staff across Georgia were exposed to the virus this week Sat, 27 Feb 2021 12:00:00 +0400 Sat, 27 Feb 2021 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=11814 As a result of intensive monitoring and mandatory testing, 0.1% of teachers and school administration personnel and 0.03% of the total number of students were confirmed Covid-positive nationwide this week.

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A new youth space was opened at Kutaisi Vocational College - "Iberia" Fri, 26 Feb 2021 12:00:00 +0400 Fri, 26 Feb 2021 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=11812 With the support of the Ministry of Education, Science, Culture and Sport of Georgia, the Youth Agency has opened a new youth space at Kutaisi Vocational College - "Iberia", where young people from Kutaisi will be able to organize and initiate various events. 

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European Commission Research and Innovation Framework Program Horizon Europe announces first grant competition Fri, 26 Feb 2021 12:00:00 +0400 Fri, 26 Feb 2021 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=11807 Organized by the Council for European Studies, the first grant competition - Starting Grants - has been announced under Horizon Europe under the European Commission's Research and Innovation Framework Program, with a budget of € 619 million.

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Mikheil Chkhenkeli discussed the prospect of enhancing cooperation with the German Ambassador Fri, 26 Feb 2021 12:00:00 +0400 Fri, 26 Feb 2021 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=11808 The Minister of Education, Science, Culture and Sport of Georgia, Mikheil Chkhenkeli hosted the Ambassador of Germany to Georgia, Hubert Knirsch and discussed plans for future cooperation in the field of general, vocational, and higher education.

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Nunu Mitskevichi personally introduced the decisions of the Coordinating Council to the universities Fri, 26 Feb 2021 12:00:00 +0400 Fri, 26 Feb 2021 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=11804 Nunu Mitskevichi, Deputy Minister of Education, Science, Culture and Sport of Georgia, together with Beka Peradze, Head of the Labor Inspection Department, held a meeting with representatives of Georgian state and private universities and personally introduced them to the decisions of the Interagency Council.

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The educational process at vocational colleges will continue in classrooms in full compliance with the sanitary-hygienic norms Fri, 26 Feb 2021 12:00:00 +0400 Fri, 26 Feb 2021 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=11803

Owing to the decision of the Interagency Council, the practical training component of vocational education institutions will be resumed from March 1, whereas from March 15 onwards, all vocational institutions operating throughout Georgia will be given the opportunity to fully restore their activities and learning process in their auditoriums. However, the choice of vocational schools regarding the format of education is voluntary and they will make a specific decision in consultation with the Ministry.

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Ministry approves Anti-Doping Rules of Georgia and publishes the list of prohibited Substances and Methods Thu, 25 Feb 2021 12:00:00 +0400 Thu, 25 Feb 2021 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=11802 The Ministry of Education, Science, Culture and Sport of Georgia approved the Anti-Doping Code of Georgia (2021) and the List of Prohibited Substances and Methods (2021).

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School safety norms are being continuously monitored Thu, 25 Feb 2021 12:00:00 +0400 Thu, 25 Feb 2021 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=11801

Ekaterine Dgebuadze, First Deputy Minister of Education, Science, Culture and Sport of Georgia visited Tbilisi №2, №4, №5 and №47 public schools, got acquainted with the educational process and assessed the safety measures taken by the schools to prevent the spread of the virus.

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Mikheil Chkhenkeli explained the terms and mechanisms of mitigation for the agencies included in the system Wed, 24 Feb 2021 12:00:00 +0400 Wed, 24 Feb 2021 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=11798 Owing to the decision of the Interagency Council, from March 1, public and private pre-school institutions will resume their work throughout Georgia. A safe environment will be provided for the children in kindergartens. ]]> Mikheil Chkhenkeli Participates in Westminster Online Festival of Diversity and Inclusion Wed, 24 Feb 2021 12:00:00 +0400 Wed, 24 Feb 2021 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=11796 The Minister of Education, Science, Culture and Sport of Georgia, Mikheil Chkhenkeli, participated in the Westminster Online Festival of Diversity and Inclusion, addressed the audience, and spoke about the long-term fruitful cooperation between Westminster University and higher education institutions in Georgia. 

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Mikheil Chkhenkeli: "In order to promote science, the model of Max Planck institutes will be introduced, which implies the cluster development of science and of neighboring fields under one space”. Sun, 21 Feb 2021 12:00:00 +0400 Sun, 21 Feb 2021 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=11784 Mikheil Chkhenkeli, the candidate for the Minister of Education, Science, Culture and Sport of Georgia, addressed the joint committees of the Parliament and spoke about the plans for the development of science at Kutaisi International University and in Georgia.

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Mikheil Chkhenkeli: "Parents will be actively involved in the textbook approval process" Sun, 21 Feb 2021 12:00:00 +0400 Sun, 21 Feb 2021 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=11786 Mikheil Chkhenkeli, the candidate running for the Minister of Education, Science, Culture and Sport of Georgia, expressed great hope that the parents of the students will be actively involved in the process of textbook approval, which was allowed by the Ministry by law.

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Mikheil Chkhenkeli: "Our main goal is to avoid distance learning" Sun, 21 Feb 2021 12:00:00 +0400 Sun, 21 Feb 2021 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=11785 Mikheil Chkhenkeli, the candidate running for the Minister of Education, Science, Culture and Sport of Georgia, addressed the joint committees of Parliament and stated that the return of students to classrooms is a great achievement.

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Mikheil Chkhenkeli: "Despite the pandemic, Georgia has started hosting important international tournaments" Sun, 21 Feb 2021 12:00:00 +0400 Sun, 21 Feb 2021 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=11782 Mikheil Chkhenkeli, the candidate for the Minister of Education, Science, Culture and Sport of Georgia, addressed the joint parliamentary committees and spoke about the international tournaments to be held in Georgia in 2021 and the decision made by the Georgian government, to make significant amendments in the scholarship program.


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Mikheil Chkhenkeli informed the members of the committee about the results of the activities carried out in the field of culture in 2020 Sun, 21 Feb 2021 12:00:00 +0400 Sun, 21 Feb 2021 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=11781

Mikheil Chkhenkeli, the candidate for the Minister of Education, Science, Culture and Sport of Georgia, addressed the joint committees of the Parliament, spoke about the important measures taken in the field of culture and informed the committee members about the anti-crisis measures taken by the Ministry for the cultural sector.

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The Ministry is working on a number of important projects to support students and scientists Sun, 21 Feb 2021 12:00:00 +0400 Sun, 21 Feb 2021 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=11780 Mikheil Chkhenkeli, the candidate running for the Minister of Education, Science, Culture and Sport of Georgia, addressed the joint committees of the Parliament and spoke about the projects that have been implemented and that are planned in the field of higher education and science.

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Along with the world's leading universities, Kutaisi International University will introduce new programs for all three levels of higher education Sun, 21 Feb 2021 12:00:00 +0400 Sun, 21 Feb 2021 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=11779 Mikheil Chkhenkeli, the candidate for the Minister of Education, Science, Culture and Sport of Georgia, addressed the joint committees of the Parliament and spoke about the importance of Kutaisi International University, a large-scale project in the field of higher education and science.

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Mikheil Chkhenkeli informed the members of parliament about the news in the field of vocational education Sun, 21 Feb 2021 12:00:00 +0400 Sun, 21 Feb 2021 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=11778 Mikheil Chkhenkeli, the candidate running for the Ministry of Education, Science, Culture and Sport of Georgia, addressed the joint committees of the Parliament and spoke about the new initiatives in the field of vocational education and plans focused on the development of this field.

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Mikheil Chkhenkeli: "Safe educational environment is provided at schools" Sun, 21 Feb 2021 12:00:00 +0400 Sun, 21 Feb 2021 12:00:00 +0400 http://mes.gov.ge/content.php?lang=eng&id=11777 Addressing the Joint Parliamentary Committees, Mikheil Chkhenkeli, the candidate running for the Minister of Education, Science, Culture and Sport of Georgia, spoke about the continuation of the educational process in schools, in a safe environment and focused on measures taken to maintain continuity and quality of education, in light of Covid-19 pandemic.

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