Zurabov: Moscow ready to help Ukraine organize school education in Russian

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Aug. 27, 2012, 7:49 p.m. | Ukraine — by Interfax-Ukraine

Russian Ambassador to Ukraine Mikhail Zurabov

Russia is ready help Ukrainian educational institutions to use the potential of the law on the principles of state language policy to the maximum extent, Russian Ambassador to Ukraine Mikhail Zurabov has said.

"Russia is aware of the state of education in Ukraine and understands the challenges in the education process, which citizens in various regions of Ukraine will face soon. This will not be passive stand, it will be the most active and interested position," he said in Kyiv on Monday during teachers' meeting entitled "Ukraine-Russia: An open dialogue."

According to Zurabov, they were ready not only to assist in re-training specialists, provide them with necessary techniques, but to share expertise in the implementation of modern approaches that have already proved their efficiency in Russian education, in particular, the use of advanced technological means and organization of interactive learning.

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