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Wednesday, May 4
Minister Met Volunteer Teachers

The Minister of Education and Science of Georgia Dimitri Shashkini and staff of the educational program “Teach and Learn with Georgia” met those native English speaking volunteer teachers who teach English along with local teachers at public schools of Tbilisi, Kvemo Kartli, Samtskhe Javakheti, Kakheti and Shida Kartli regions, 24 Hours reports.

The goal of the meetings was to discuss ongoing developments, reforms and challenges in the education system, as well as current activities and future goals of the program “Teach and Learn with Georgia”. The Minister has already met the volunteer teachers working in other regions of Georgia.

After Minister had discussed the updates, volunteer teachers had the opportunity to ask questions to the Minister and TLG staff.

Magda Anikashvili Demands Timely Reaction On Ombudsman’s report ”Care For Children”

Member of ”Christian-Democrats” faction Magda Anikashvili demands a timely reaction regarding Giorgi Tughushi’s report of 2010, 24 Hours reports.

As Anikashvili stated at the parliamentary sitting of May 3, concrete decisions and reccommendations should follow the discussions on the issue.

”The issue regarding the desolate children’s houses needs a fast reaction, results of the monitoring that was carried out in such houses were unexpected not only for the opposition but for the parliamentary majority as well” – Anikashvili said.