Conference on mathematics in the south of Russia

From 18 to 22 December 2018 in Maikop (Republic of Adygea), Russia) on the basis of the Adygeya Mathematical centre the second Scientific Conference will be held at the University. The conference title is "Mathematical talent and mathematical education". Conference is timed to coincide with the 20th anniversary of the Republican Natural Mathematical of the school. The … Continue reading Conference on mathematics in the south of Russia

Les petits Debrouillards network in France

Les petits Debrouillards is a French network, which exists throughout France We seek to establish links between the world of research and citizens by organizing different events: laboratory visit, video-conference with young children (children are from 6 year old till the last grade of school). Les petits Debrouillards works on 3 main orientations: - Digital education: … Continue reading Les petits Debrouillards network in France

Summer schools in the heart of Caucasus

We are happy to discuss about scientists participating in summer schools for school students with our friend Bella Schakhmirza, director of the Summer School, Balapanlar, Karachaevo-Cherkessia Republic. Bella, tell us please, how did you start the school-project in the village near North Caucasian mountains? I always was interested in the projects with social impact. I have done … Continue reading Summer schools in the heart of Caucasus

Why scientists are making lectures in schools?

Being a scientist usually means 24x7 hours a week involvement in the process of thinking, discussing, writing. Currently in European countries there there are many ongoing initiatives about connecting scientists and schools. But what about small and remote areas, how to reach them? One possibility is to make skype lectures (which is usually problematic because … Continue reading Why scientists are making lectures in schools?