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TIMSS-2019 (Trends in Mathematics and Science Study) a republican training seminar was held in Astana

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The republican training seminar for regional and school coordinators, and test administrators of TIMSS-2019 was held on February 11, 2019, in a secondary school #76 of Astana. Representatives of the Education departments from 14 regions, Astana, Almaty and Shymkent cities and from 176 sampled schools attended the seminar. In total, 306 people attended the seminar.

The seminar aimed to familiarize participants with the technology of conducting the TIMSS-2019 and provide them with necessary guidance materials.

At the plenary part of the seminar, the Deputy President of the JSC ‘Information Analytic Center’ M. Amangazy and the Director of the Department of International Comparative Research E.Sabyruly made a welcoming speech. Further, representatives of the Education Departments of Almaty (R.Kusainova) and East Kazakhstan region (B.Kozybayeva) shared their experience on preparation for the TIMSS-2019. Sessions of the seminar was conducted in the Kazakh and Russian languages.

Deputy director of DICR  A. Baygulova led the sessions in Kazakh and  senior analyst B. Kartpaev – in Russian. They presented the procedures and instruments of the international study TIMSS-2019.

All participants were awarded with the certificates.