The Minister of education and science of the Russian Federation Olga Vasilyeva

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MOSCOW, 7 Aug. /TASS/. The Ministry of education will check teachers in 15 regions to the knowledge of the Russian language and mathematics . This was announced by the head of Department Olga Vasilieva at the meeting with journalists.

“This year 15 regions gave their consent to conduct the subject test in the fall, it mathematics and Russian language, in order to understand where there are any gaps,” said the Minister.

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In April 2017, the head of Rosobrnadzor Sergey Kravtsov said that more than 10% of teachers who graduated from pedagogical universities, have problems with the Russian language and mathematics.

Education is a conservative area where to get a fast result, it is impossible, said Vasiliev.

“The year (as Minister – approx. TASS), was definitely challenging and interesting. I have always said and will say that the education system is very conservative. In education pending the result, it is never just a moment,” – said the Minister.

According to her, education can develop only in an evolutionary way. “To date, no sharp turns, no one is going to do is not accept the system. It is very important that our system is formed by the reaction of the Ministry on the demands and challenges that come to us from the parent community, teaching our esteemed community, our students,” – said Vasilyev.

Olga Vasilieva was appointed to head the Ministry of education on 19 August 2016.