15 April 2010, Thursday, 16:57

Interkind – the community of innovational education institutions

author: Elvira Ganeeva | photo: Oleg Yarovikov

The constituent conference of the Republican public organization “Community of innovational education institutions with physical-mathematical specialization and deep study of English and German languages Interkind” has taken place today at the Ufa State Aviation Technical University within the frames of the Bashkir-German education forum “German Language Week”.

The community is established upon the initiative of Ufa gymnasiums NN 93, 86 and 47 with the assistance of the Russian-German friendship society “Bashkortostan-Germany”. This new organization intends to develop wide interaction between schools and higher education institutions and to create a single educational space, where the resources of secondary and higher education would be united.

The State Advisor under the President RB, the co-chairman of the friendship society “Bashkortostan-Germany” Sergey Lavrentiev, the Consul General of Germany in Yekaterinburg D-r Renate Schimkoright and other officials were among the participants of the conference.

Addressing himself to the participants of the conference Sergey Lavrentiev said that mobilization and coordination of the joint efforts for training of future students from senior pupils through special training was one of the main aims of the community. It includes elaboration and further realization of the unified development program “School – Higher education institution” by the principle of the continuous education, strengthening and deepening of the pre-profiled and profiled training of the pupils and consolidation of the positions of German language at the education institutions – the members of the community and other aims.

Mrs. Renate Schimkorights expressed her thanks to the Bashkortostan’s authorities, participants and initiators of the forum “German Language Week” for their actions, aimed at popularization of German language and culture in Bashkortostan.

The dean of the Bashkir State University’s faculty of Roman-German philology, Professor Rahim Muryasov told about long-term cooperation in sphere of economics and politics between Germany and Russia: “In order to make a successful career in Europe one has to master foreign languages and German language should be one of these languages! The innovational project “Interkind” will contribute to popularization of German language in our Republic”.