The MP commented on the idea of moving the start of the school year

© RIA Novosti / Nikolay to Hinakura in fotoannunci. Archival photoThe MP commented on the idea of moving the start of the school year© RIA Novosti / Nikolay to Highacidity the image Bank

In education there are more pressing issues than the proposal for the transfer of the school year, it is impossible to reduce it by another four and a half weeks, said the Deputy Chairman of the Duma Committee on education and science Larisa Tutova (EP).

On Wednesday, the press service of the Ministry of education and science has told RIA Novosti that the Ministry of education will not postpone the Day of knowledge on 1 October, as this idea has previously not found support neither at parents, nor at teachers. So the office has commented on the proposal of the liberal democratic party: earlier, the Deputy from fraction of party in the Duma introduced a bill according to which proposed to allow municipalities to transfer the beginning of the school year 1 September to 1 October.

«Don’t forget about final state certification. We can’t shorten the school year for four and a half weeks. This will force to change the school curriculum. Moreover, in our country, and so one of the biggest holidays in the world. I do not think that the municipality may determine the beginning of the school year and the beginning of vacation», — quotes the press service of «United Russia» of the word Mulberry.

She added that difficulties may occur if the child changes place of residence, it is possible to fall into the quarter when you move to another region.

«We are working to create a unified educational space, and autonomy of municipalities in this area may cause disturbances in this direction», — said the MP.