This academic year started their activities 137 supporting schools and 360 branches throughout Ukraine to school travel from other settlements 10.4 thousand students.
This was stated by the Minister of education and science of Ukraine Liliya Hrynevych at the opening of the seminar «Management education and the quality of education in rural areas», the press service of the Ministry of education and science.
«Last year alone, thanks to supporting schools 332 children who were sitting independently and received individual training, now go to school and learn normally», — stated the Minister.
She stressed that the school support in rural areas has become the core of a local territorial community (communities) and provide a quality education for all Ukrainian children.
Grinevich reported that the government in the education subvention next year laid a UAH 200 million on buses for supporting schools, and 300 million UAH — to the classrooms for study of science, as well as separately UAH 300 million for education establishments of territorial communities (communes).
As reported previously Grinevich declared that the Cabinet of Ministers made a redistribution in the 1 billion 615 million 896 thousand UAH reserve funds and undistributed expenses educational grants with the purpose to strengthen the material-technical base of schools continue to purchase school buses for the supporting institutions and to strengthen education in the United communities (communities).
Recall, the Verkhovna Rada on 6 October passed in the first reading the draft law on education (No. 3491-d). For this decision voted 277 deputies out of 360 registered in the session hall.
Under the bill, the components of the system of education defines pre-primary education, full General secondary education, extracurricular education, basic vocational education, higher professional education, higher education, and adult education, including postgraduate education.
The state guarantees the academic, organizational, personnel and financial autonomy of educational institutions. They have the right to make their own decisions on any issues within its authority.
Ministry of education: in this academic year have earned 137 supporting schools and 360 branches 22.11.2016