Presentation of multimedia program
“The supplementary materials on 30 subjects to help primary school teachers”
In the frame on the project on integration of bio-cultural knowledge into school program supported by Christensen Fund and Public Foundation “Taalim-Forum” the multimedia program “The supplementary materials on 30 subjects to help primary school teachers” was created.
The multimedia program includes a big diversion of audio and video materials, photos, pictures, animation, graphics, texts and interactive text on follow themes:
1. Kyrgyzstan my Motherland
2. Beautiful places of Kyrgyzstan
3. Environmental protection
4. My village
5. My town
6. Natural resources as the provision
8. Fauna of Kyrgyzstan
9. Flora of Kyrgyzstan
10.Mountains and djailoo (pastures)
11. Places of interests in Kyrgyzstan
13.Yurta (traditional house)
14. Traditional music instruments
16. Domestic animals
17.Famous people of Kyrgyzstan
18. Nationalities in Kyrgyzstan
19. Human - the child of the nature
20. I am a pupil
22. Day and night
23. Sounds of the nature
25. Nature phenomena
27. Water power, Hydro electric station
28. Terrain orientation
29. Mysteries of the Universe
30. Thematic maps
An independent experts, members of Kyrgyz Academy of Education (KAE), school teachers and partner organizations were involved into creating process of the program.
In February 2014 after pilot presentation in Training Center for school teachers and in several secondary schools in Bishkek, the program was considered and approved by Academic Council KAE and recommended as supplementary material for study in primary schools.
In April and May 2014 the program presentation took place in Batken, Osh, Talas, Chui and Naryn regions where it had the success among visitors and good recommendations from the participants. Everybody underlined the necessity and value of the program and express the desire to use it in the educational process on subjects as “Motherland Studies”, “Kyrgyz language”, “Art”, “Ethic” and extracurricular activities.
Final program presentation was hold in “Asia Trade Company” business-center on May 29, 2014 in Bishkek. The representatives from Ministry of Education and Science of Kyrgyz Republic, Kyrgyz Academy of Education, regional training centers, educational department of Bishkek city hall, teachers training center of KAE, international educational organizations, ecological movement “BIOM”, Kyrgyz TV and radio company “Balastan” studio, newspapers “Ayil Demi” and “Kok Asaba”, partner organizations and school teachers from Gmeine’s school, who took an active part in working process.
Director of Public Foundation “Taalim-Forum” Mrs. Almagul Djumabaeva told about foundation’s activities and integration of the bio-cultural knowledge into school education project in which framework the program was created. Mrs. Kamalova, the representative of Ministry of Education and Science, told about perspectives of the multimedia programs in education. The project coordinator of Public Foundation “Taalim-Forum” Mrs. Gulmira Zarylbekova gave information about multimedia programs, benefits in education process, development levels and process of program piloting. Mr. Maxim Zangirov, program developer from PF “Taalim Forum”, demonstrated the conditions of interactive possibilities of the program and how to use it in educational purposes.
Mrs Janyl Karimova, the primary school teacher from Gmeine’s School, who took an active part in working process of the creating the program, told about benefits for school teachers. “The program makes school teacher’s work easier, because some teachers have no possibilities to search information or have to invest from their own pocket for necessary manuals to use in their lessons. This program became a big present for searching teachers, who want to enrich and make lessons more interesting”, - told J. Karimova.
Representatives Lab preschool and primary school education KAE, Mr. A.D. Toktomametov and Mrs. Z.Zh. Mambetova noted meaningfulness materials program that they create a sense of healthy patriotism, good taste, give an idea of Kyrgyzstan, it’s beautiful nature, bright display connection with the environment and at the same time make it possible to obtain diverse information. It was told how the program and publication of PF "Taalim-Forum" held in KAE approval and have been recommended for use for educational purposes.
At the end, the question about the prospects and future of multimedia educational programs was raised and the plans to develop it by a public foundation.
At the end of the meeting, all participants had the opportunity to express their views and opinions. Overall, the program met with positive reviews all noted how it really necessary and useful, gives the possibility of integrated activities, in some cases even improve the skills of the teacher, develops creative thinking of a teacher and student. It was suggested as in addition to the free distribution of open access could be made ready discs on sale at affordable prices to those who do not have access to the Internet, the program received materials. At the end of the meeting, all participants received CDs with multimedia program in Kyrgyz and Russian languages.
The program is available on the website of PF "Taalim-Forum»: www.taalimforum.kg
On our site you can download the program and all materials on 30 lessons. Because as presentations by teachers and specialists program will be updated and completed, it will be possible to download updated content.