National concept of digital educational system development is approved

The Concept of the digital educational system development and the plan for its implementation has been approved in Turkmenistan. The corresponding decree was signed by the President of Turkmenistan Gurbanguly Berdimuhamedov.

The document was adopted with a view to gradual improvement of the activity of educational institutions, wide application of digital resources, enrichment of the educational process and ensuring its compliance with world standards.

At the meeting of the Government it was noted that Center for Innovative Information is planned to create, which will be coordinated by the Ministry of Education, whose tasks will include a comprehensive development of e-learning methods, including digital textbooks, manuals, video and audio materials, interactive and multimedia programs, etc. It will also study the world's achievements in science and education, a catalog of encyclopedias and dictionaries.