13 March 2007 18:00
Joint Session Took Place of the Ukraine 3000 Fund and Institutes of the Academy of Pedagogical Sciences Working Group
March 13, 2007, the Ukraine 3000 Fund and Institutes of the Academy of Pedagogical Sciences working group met for a joint session at the Academy of Pedagogical Sciences. Head of the Tomorrow Area Olha Kovalenko, First Vice President of the APS cum Director of the Institute for Pedagogics Vasyl Madzyhon, Vice President of the APS Oleksandra Savchenko, Director of the Institute for Educational Problems Ivan Bekh, Director of the Kostiuk Institute for Psychology Serhiy Maksymenko, Director of the Institute of Pedagogical and Adult Education Ivan Ziaziun, Academician cum Secretary of the Pedagogics’ Theory and History Department of the APS Olha Sukhomlynska, Department Head with the APS Olha Vyhovska, and research fellow with the Institute of Pedagogics Vira Chudakova were present at the session.
The meeting was part of the agenda of preparations for the Human Rebirth, Revival, and Development Humanitarian Forum scheduled for late April 2007 in Artek. In part, the session discussed a conference to be held on April 24, within the Forum’s framework, dedicated to the values, goals, and technologies of the education of the future. In course of the conference scholars together with the Ukrainian community will try to find answers to most acute children’s problem, which educational systems are able to solve.
In course of the meeting its participants discussed the agenda of the conference and master classes.
Besides, they agreed to prepare jointly draft resulting documents for the conference.
The results of the meeting were approved by President of the Academy of Pedagogical Sciences Vasyl Kremin. In his view, first priority for the APS research is personality and its development. Precisely these values are fundamental for the Human Rebirth, Revival, and Development Humanitarian Forum.