Yesterday, on October 20, the branch of JSC "NCPC "Orleu" "Institute of Advanced Training of Pedagogical Workers in the city of Almaty" in an online format held an International scientific and practical conference "MULTILINGUALISM AS ONE OF THE priorities OF MODERN EDUCATION: STATE AND PROSPECTS", dedicated to the 30th anniversary of Independence of the Republic of Kazakhstan. Today, a multinational society that includes different cultures and languages is an indisputable advantage and asset of our republic. Multicultural education in Kazakhstan is currently one of the main directions in the system of secondary special and higher education. The purpose of the conference is a constructive discussion of problems and exchange of experience on the implementation of multilingualism in educational institutions of the republic.
The conference was attended by scientists, managers, teachers of organizations of secondary, secondary special and higher education and teaching staff of branches of JSC "NCPC "Orleu".
The conference was opened by the Chairman of the Management Board of JSC "National Center for Advanced Training "Orleu", PhD A.Z.Mukhametzhanova, also the Deputy Adviser on Press, Culture and Education of the U.S. Consulate General Chad Kinnear, Adviser on Culture and Cooperation of the French Embassy Alex Bortolan, representative of the Consulate of the Russian Federation in Almaty, Deputy Head of the Rossotrudnichestvo representative Office in Kazakhstan T.V.Baryshnikova, Director and Coordinator of the network of French Alliances of Central Asia Vivien Fouquet made welcoming remarks. At the conference, International expert-consultant on education issues of the Central Asian Educational Program of the OSCE High Commissioner for National Minorities Atanasia Stoyanova, Head of the Kazakh Philology Department of the KAZUMO named after Abylai Khan, PhD, Associate Professor Akbota Turagulovna Konyrova, Vice President of the Academy of Education of Tajikistan and:H.Karimova, Professor of South Kazakhstan University M.Auezov N.S.Almetov, Head of the sector of the Teacher Development Center of the Institute of Education of Mongolia, Ph.D. Ukhnaa Tuyaa, Researcher, Ph.D Khiys Gansuh
Independent Expert of UNESCO, PhD, Associate Professor of the branch of the Academy of Public Administration under the President of the Republic of Kazakhstan Saul Zeynolla, M.P.N., senior lecturer of the Kazakh Philology Department of KAZUMOIMYA named after Abylai Khan L.J.Khamimuldinova, etc.