15 January 2010, Friday, 16:48
author: Elmira Sabirova
About 2700 pupils of Bashkortostan’s general education schools take part in various Olympiads this year, Ministry of education RB reports. According to the Ministry’s general education department head Natalie Cot in 2010 the number of the participants of the school Olympiads at the regional stage is almost 500 people more as compared with 2009.Olympiads in English language, astronomy, physics and literature are already behind. Today the competition started for the experts of French language. Young geographers may demonstrate their knowledge and skills on Saturday, January 16. The regional stage will be finished on February 1 with the Olympiads in chemistry and physical culture. In a whole the Olympiads on 20 schools subjects will be held in our Republic for the first two months 2010.
The all-Russian pupil Olympiad is considered a mass movement and aimed at intellectual development of younger generation and at revealing and support of gifted children.