YEREVAN, AUGUST 15, ARMENPRESS: Armenian Education and Science Ministry is going to conduct a set of events in August-October dedicated to the 15th anniversary of the Armenian Independence. Pupils and students of the educational establishments of the provinces and Yerevan will participate in the events.
Narine Hovhannissian, head of the Education and Science Ministry’s general education department, said today at a press conference that all the events are of patriotic, familiarizing nature. From August 17 to 20 second pan-Armenian educational conference will be held in Tsakhkadzor, from August 20 a school competition on writing a composition on “My Free Homeland” will be announced. The best compositions will be published in “Krtutyun” (“Education”) and “Kanch” newspapers.
On September 1, the Day of Knowledge, open lessons dedicated to the 15th anniversary of the independence will be conducted in schools. Besides exhibitions of works of students and pupils will be held; on September 21 a march to Yerablur will be organized.
Events will be held in the sport sphere as well, particularly championships in volleyball, basketball etc. will be conducted. Besides, in the schools the pupils will meet with state-political figures, in higher educational establishments conferences, lectures will be conducted.