The united electronic library of textbooks, the creation of which is initiated by the Member of Ukrainian Parliament Valeriy Pysarenko, will become part of a large educational portal, which will soon be launched by the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine.
Such a decision was made at a meeting of the Verkhovna Rada Committee on Science and Education with the participation of specialized minister Lilia Grinevich, supporting the prescript of Valeriy Pysarenko on the task of the Cabinet of Ministers to create a united state Internet resource with electronic textbooks.
The Minister stressed that electronic textbooks were an integral part of educational reform, and immediately approved the idea of creation a united electronic library containing all textbooks for the whole school course.
According to words of Lilia Grinevich, now the Ministry of Education is developing a state educational portal where it will be possible to find all the necessary information, literature, video materials for studying. On the same site, as promised by the Minister, online access to electronic textbooks will be organized. The service will be made as simple as possible, understandable and adaptable to different devices.
"Today, free online textbook access is an important step for strengthening the role of distance education and fair student education, regardless of where they live and study. Moreover, in this way, we solve the eternal problem of shortage of printed textbooks ", - Valeriy Pysarenko mentioned.