Yamal and France are creating “The school for everyone”
8:59 30 марта 2016
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The representatives of the lyceum of Bertran de Born, Perigueux, France visited the regional capital on the 30th of March.
The delegation includes pupils and a teacher of Russian language Nadia Boitard. Visiting of the museum of Ivan Shemanovskiy became one of the most important points of their trip. Here they learnt about culture and everyday life of peoples of the North and about history of Yamal. The guests from France participated in the ceremony of crossing of the Polar Circle, visited the Victory Park and Obdorsk ostrog (reconstruction of the ancient fortress).
According to the information given to a correspondent of IA “Sever-Press” by the teacher from France, their delegation has arrived to Yamal on interschool exchange not for the first time. As she notes, she always has a wish to come back to Yamal, in order to acquaint her pupils with amazing nature of the Far North, with unique culture and traditions of Yamal. The joint project being presented in Labytnangi is called “The school for everyone”. Therefore, the guests from France are very interested how educational process is organized in Yamal for people with restricted abilities of health. They also want to visit lessons of Russian language.
A teacher of French language from the town Labytnangi Oksana Potrubach explains that effective exchange of experience takes place owing to this cooperation. The sides share information about systems of education of their countries. It is useful and interesting. Probably, the delegation from Labytnangi will also visit France.
As we should remind, the delegation from France arrived to the towns Labytnangi and Salekhard two days ago. The plans include visits to lessons and activities in the upper secondary school of Labytnangi, lessons in Yamal multidiscipline college and the center for children and youth in Salekhard. The presentation of the joint project “The school for everyone” will become the result of the visit.
Friendship of the educational institutions of Yamal and France on the program of interschool exchange started in 2000 for extension of international cultural and humanitarian cooperation. The upper secondary school in Salekhard became the first school of the region, which was visited by the delegation of the lyceum of Bertran de Born. In 2001 the delegation from Yamal visited the lyceum. Since 2009 the French lyceum has cooperated with the upper secondary school of Labytnangi. The project is fulfilled at support of the regional departments of education, international and external economic relations.