Some Kazakhstan’s school may lose new textbooks

07 August, 2018, 15:49 148
Some Kazakhstan’s school may lose new textbooks

Not least because public authorities failed to sign contracts with transport companies.

Minister of Education and Science of Kazakhstan Yerlan Sagadiyev told about preparation to the academic years in country’s regions, BNews.kz correspondent reports.

Transfer to update programs is continued. Since last year 1,2,5,7 classes covered by the new program and new textbooks. This September pupil of 3,6,8, classes will undergo the new educational program," Yerlan Sagadiyev told during the Government’s session today August 7, 2018.

As the head of the ministry noted, at present textbooks for 3,6,8 classes are developed, passed an examination and are being delivered to the regions.

"All regions have concluded contracts with transport companies for the delivery of textbooks.  However, a number of regions, such as Astana, Zelenyovsky district of West Kazakhstan and four districts of the Turkestan region had not yet started the work in this field. There are 20 days Until the beginning of the academic year. There is a risk of late delivery of textbooks. Executive bodies need to pay attention to this issue, "the minister added.

According to the department, until the end of this academic year, 75% of children will be covered by the updated content of education.