The Minister of education: online technologies will not replace traditional school

Online technology will not replace traditional schooling, but they can be used in some cases. This opinion was expressed by Minister of education Sergey Kravtsov.

In connection with the restrictive measures imposed because of an epidemic of coronavirus, the students moved on to distance learning. As noted Kravtsov, when the epidemic is over, the online format can be used as a Supplement to traditional learning.

“for Example, when a child is sick in order to not miss class, he could have surveillance to attend the lesson”, – quotes the Minister “Interfax”.

besides, the Minister spoke about the unified state exam, which will have to pass the high school graduates. According to him, there was no change in the procedure of unified state examination this year will not be if not to consider additional safeguards related to the epidemiological situation. As the Minister said, the system of unified state examination “generally settled”.

he added that today in the 10-11 classes are 45 percent of students. Seven years ago the figure was 90 percent.

Earlier he said that the first trial exam will begin in Russia on 29 and 30 June. This campaign starts passing the unified state exam.