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“Preschool: updating the educational program content”

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Au­gust 17, 2016. In Astana, section for teaching staff “Preschool: updating the educational program content” was organized as a part of the Republican August meeting to support implementation of the updated content of a Model curriculum for preschool preparation with methodological support.

Representatives of the Department for pre-school and secondary education MES RK, the Republican Center “Preschool childhood”, AEO "NIS", teaching staff of universities and colleges; teachers of preschool institutions and pre-school classes attended the meeting.

Senior Analyst of Department for pre-school education of JSC “Information-analytical center” Lada A. Baron participated with presentation on “Pre-primary education in the context of global trends”. Her speech was focused on main trends of pre-school education in the world: need for a minimum of one year of compulsory pre-school education, high standards for the qualification and status of teachers, public-private partnership and assessment of learning outcomes of pre-school graduates.

Other issues discussed during the course of the section are the content of Model curriculum for preschool preparation with methodological support, improvement of pre-primary education quality, inclusion of the national idea “Мәңгілік Ел” in the educational process; improving the professional competence of teachers to implement the updated program.

The exhibition included introduction of educational-methodical toolkits for preschool education.

Recommendations were developed upon the end of the section.