Today, on August 19, when answering journalists’ questions, Minister of Education and Science of the DPR Mikhail Kushakov said whether all education establishments of the Republic will start the new academic year in a full-time mode or a remote mode.
“We are optimists, and we are ready to work in the usual way, although we are ready for distance education. But we really hope that teachers will finally see their students,” Mikhail Kushakov said.
The minister noted that the Ministry of Education and Science works closely with the Ministry of Health and complies with all recommendations necessary to prevent the spread of the coronavirus infection. In addition, Mikhail Kushakov said that starting September 1, all schools in the DPR will be teaching according to Russian education standards, general education establishments will undergo the Russian accreditation.