The Minister briefed the President on the current work and prospects for the development of education and science of the country.
To date, under the 100 Schools Program, 25 schools have been put into operation. In addition, construction of 19 more schools will be completed by the end of this year. The state allocated KZT 27 billion for repair of the secondary educational institutions in the current year. About 2,000 schools have been renovated; 5,000 more schools have been repaired. 58 kindergartens have been put into operation.
Under the presidential instruction, the Intellectual Schools of the First President of Kazakhstan have been opened in Kokshetau and Semei. One more Intellectual School will be opened in Astana by the end of the current year.
“In the course of the meeting the head of state highlighted a need to upgrade the quality of education. We plan to regularly assess teachers’ performance. The quality of education will depend on the quality of teaching,” Zhanseit Tuimebayev stressed.