ArmInfo.Yesterday on October 7, at the Russian Center for Science and Culture (RCSC) in Yerevan, schools with in-depth study of the Russian language of Armenia were given the primer "Rainbow" as a gift. The event was attached to the celebration of World Teacher's Day.
The GeoProMining company, at the initiative of the RCSC in Yerevan, funded the publication of the Rainbow Primer (with a circulation of 2000 copies) for schools with in-depth study of the Russian language. 44 schools in Armenia received books as a gift. This is another company project implemented as part of the educational programs of the Embassy of the Russian Federation in the Republic of Armenia.
The event was opened by the director of the RCSC in Yerevan Sergey Rybinsky: ''First of all, I congratulate all those present on a wonderful holiday - Teacher's Day, which we celebrate with warmth and gratitude to our teachers. And what is very important, on this holiday, we give primers to Armenian schools with in- depth study of the Russian language''.
Counselor-Envoy of the Embassy of the Russian Federation in the Republic of Armenia Aleksey Sinegubov noted that Teacher's Day is a special holiday for everyone and expressed gratitude to the teachers of the Russian language and literature, who are doing a lot of work to popularize Russian culture and the Russian language.
Russian Trade Representative in Armenia Andrei Babko in his speech emphasized that the primer was published as part of the activities of club of Russian entrepreneurs.
GeoProMining's Director of External Relations and Social Policy, Ruzanna Grigoryan, spoke about educational projects implemented jointly with the Embassy of the Russian Federation in the Republic of Armenia and the RCSC in Yerevan, and noted that education is one of the main priorities of the organization's social policy. Lilia Balasanyan, President of the Armenian Association of Russian Language and Literature Teachers, Chief Specialist of the Department of Secondary Schools and Pre-School Education of the Ministry of Education, Science, Culture and Sports of the Republic of Armenia, author of textbooks for schools with in-depth study of the Russian language of Armenia, expressed gratitude to the Embassy of the Russian Federation in the Republic of Armenia, RCSC in Yerevan and GeoProMining for supporting and implementing the Rainbow Primer project. To note, GeoProMining also funded the project on creating three innovative classes for interactive learning of languages and school subjects. In three schools - in the cities of Vardenis, Ararat and Armavir, the company opened interactive classes and equipped them with computers. GeoProMining is currently developing a new project concept for the creation of multifunctional centers in socially significant places where schoolchildren and students will study for free information technology and foreign languages. GeoProMining also continues the implementation of the project "Scholarship Program'' for the preparation of applicants living in the regions where the assets are present, for admission to universities in Russia and Armenia. The long-term and ongoing program is focused on the education and training of personnel specializing in the field of mining and metallurgy.