WNV will go as planned – Shmygal
An independent external evaluation will take place according to a specific plan.
Prime Minister Denis Shmygal said this at a government meeting, reports a correspondent for Ukrinform.
“We have to denigrate, comment on the situation of the UPR in order to avoid political distortions, the rumors which are now actively spreading. Firstly, we are adopting today a resolution which will reimburse funds for a trial UPR, and secondly , there is no reason for that (The main session of WNV – NDE) will not take place. WNV will be held according to plan, betrayal has been canceled, there will be no return from corruption in universities by abolishing WNV. Our children should have and will have equal access to education, “said Shmygal.
He added that now the number of active patients per 100,000 people does not exceed 40, with a limit criterion of 60. The number of zones in which the national epidemiological criteria are exceeded is less than 50%.
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The Prime Minister also recalled that all the test points will be fitted with personal protective equipment, hygiene products and antiseptics. This work was carried out jointly by the Ministry of Education and Science, the Naftogaz group of UNICEF and international partners.
The Acting Minister of Education and Science, Lyubomir Mandziy, said that a bill has been submitted to the Verkhovna Rada which proposes to make voluntary the State Final Certification (GIA) in the form of l ‘EPU.
“The media spread false information that a bill has been submitted to the Rada on the abolition of compulsory independent external evaluation. I want to make it clear that the bill does not abolish compulsory UPR, as the media writes, it makes the voluntary surrender of the GIA in the form of UPR, “said Mandziy.
As Ukrinform pointed out, the main UPR session in Ukraine should take place from June 25 to July 17, 2020. Thus, according to the published calendar, June 25 will be tested in mathematics, June 30 – in language and literature Ukrainian, July 2 – in physics, July 6 – in Spanish, German and French, July 7 – in English, July 9 – History of Ukraine, July 13 – in biology, July 15 – in geography and 17 July – in chemistry.
To conduct the main UPR session, the Ukrainian and regional centers for quality assessment of education have created 82,890 classrooms in 5,188 test points and have already printed 1,166,280 certification workbooks in subjects selected by the participants.
Earlier, the Cabinet of Ministers had canceled due to the situation with the WNV coronavirus test, scheduled for June 15 and 17, but it can be completed online.
According to the materials: ukrinform.ru