The first steps in cooperation between a school of Tazovskiy and Tomsk State University
16:49 16 сентября 2019
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Associate professors of the geological and geographical faculty of Tomsk State University (TSU) Alexander Yerofeyev and Sergey Kopysov arrived in the settlement Tazovskiy to conduct the scientific work “Studies of river flows in Western Siberia”. They offered teachers and pupils of the secondary school of Tazovskiy to participate in joint research work.
As it should be reminded, the scientific and research center for science-intensive innovative researches for gifted children started its work in this school last year within additional education. The schoolchildren conduct research on climate change in nature of the Far North, prepare projects, with which they successfully perform at contests at various levels, including at the international one.
The scientists and the teachers Sergey Kunin, Olga Semenova set sensors on the selected object of the study. Their working capacity was checked by Sergey Kopysov. Alexander Yerofeyev held three-dimensional scanning of the area with use of a drone, and Olga Semenova — series of measurements on electrical conductivity and ion research of flooding situation of the brook flow.
According to the information given to the news agency “Sever-Press” in the department of education of Tazovskiy district, negotiations on support for scientific works by the schoolchildren with use of devices of the geological and geographical faculty of TSU are being conducted now. The contract on cooperation between the center of the school and the University is being prepared. It will allow raising the level of organizing of scientific and research activities of the pupils, developing natural-science and technical direction in the educational process, defining a new format of work on professional self-determination of the future graduates.