The regional seminar organized by Nazarbayev Intellectual School of Chemistry and Biology in Ust-Kamenogorsk was highly appreciated by teachers from different parts of East Kazakhstan. It was on the specifics of teaching subjects in the framework of the renewed educational content.
More 130 teachers from Tarbagatai, Kurchum, Shemonaiha, Katon-Karagai, Zyryanovsk, Ulan, Glubokoe districts, Ridder and the region center Ust-Kamenogorsk arrived at the workshop. Teachers of Chemistry, Biology, Mathematics, Computer science, Physics, Geography, History, Kazakh language and Physical education visited demo-lessons on their own subjects prepared by teachers of NIS Ust-Kamenogorsk. Many participants considered the event necessary according to their feedback, noting interesting methods likewise “Turn on the light”, facts, good interdisciplinary link, students’ active learning.
In the second part of the seminar, 13 trainings were organized on topical issues of learning: using PASCO in conducting practical work in Physics, Chemistry and Biology, developing and expertise the tools for formative and summative assessment, CLIL strategies in computer science lessons, implementing criterion based assessment, practice and use of web - resources in the classroom, etc. To support successfull implementation of the renewed educational content in the region teachers of NIS developed the training guidelines and recommendations.
The seminar was organized by Methodological Center at Nazarbayev Intellectual School, created to support the process of implementing the renewed educational content in the East Kazakhstan region, and by the regional center “Shygys”.