In Nizhny Novgorod I want to open a few sites of «Yandex.Lyceum»

© Fotolia / denisismagilovДевушка at the computer. Archival photoIn Nizhny Novgorod I want to open a few sites of «Yandex.Lyceum»© Fotolia / denisismagilov

The acting head of the Nizhny Novgorod region Gleb Nikitin at the opening of the first in the region project site «Yandex.Lyceum» reported that plans to open several more such sites.

In the event the opening of the first Playground project was also attended by the Minister for digital development, communications and mass communications of the Russian Federation Konstantin Noskov.

«We have a Ministry for digital development has big plans for projects in the field of digital economy in the Nizhny Novgorod region. For this we need pictures, and start to cook them right from school. Konstantin Noskov has agreed to open in the area four site «Yandex.Lyceum». The regional government will support these platforms,» — said Nikitin.

Socks, in turn, added that «Yandex.Lyceum» would facilitate recruitment in the field of programming, where «there is now a shortage».

«Yandex.Lyceum» is free courses of the company «Yandex» for teaching students the basics of programming in Python example. Educational program designed for 2 years of training, developed with input from School of data analysis «Yandex». In Nizhny Novgorod the project starts to operate on the basis of the Lyceum-boarding school «Center of gifted children».

In «Yandex.Lyceum» can enter students 8th and 9th grades who are interested in mathematics and information technology. All classes are free and are held in the form of additional education.

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