The Ministry of Education and Science, together with the Ministry of Education of Bulgaria, will work on textbooks, programs and teacher training for Bulgarian language schools
The Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine is working on new textbooks, programs and teacher training for all schools with a language belonging to national minorities. This was discussed during a meeting of Ministers of Education and Science of Ukraine and Bulgaria Lilia Grinevich and Krasimir Valchev .
The parties agreed that the Ministry of Education and Science of Bulgaria would join the changes in these areas for schools with Bulgarian language of study and where they study Bulgarian.
"We are ready to cooperate and actively participate in the development of education of the Bulgarian minority in Ukraine, as well as to promote the learning of our language in your country," said the Minister of Education and Science of the Republic of Bulgaria Krasimir Valchev.
Liliya Grinevich noted that Ukraine is always open and ready to cooperate with neighboring countries.
"We are grateful to Bulgaria for your consistent support of Ukraine at all levels. We are glad to have such partners. I would also like to emphasize that the Law on Education is a law of new opportunities, in particular for the Bulgarian minority, it gives us opportunities to improve the quality of education for of every Ukrainian child, "added Lilia Grinevich.
The document establishing this cooperation was agreed to be signed in Bulgaria in the near future.
Ministers also took part in the opening of the lingaphone office at the Odessa General Education School # 31 of I-III grades of the Odessa City Council of the Odessa region.
The equipment will be used for both Bulgarian and other foreign languages.