First Deputy Head of the State Duma Committee on Education Yana Lantratova proposed to hold in Russia the annual all-Russian action “Verification (control) work on history”, by analogy with the “Total Dictation” in the Russian language, Izvestia writes.
With a corresponding initiative, Lantratova turned to the Deputy Prime Minister Tatyana Golikova, pointing out the importance of studying history among Russians.
The parliamentarian drew attention to the fact that history is not a compulsory subject for passing the USE, so most schoolchildren do not pay due attention to this subject.
The deputy cited Rosobrnadzor data on the results of passing the voluntary exam in history for 2021, according to which the average score was 54.9 out of 100 possible, and 7.4% of the participants did not overcome the minimum barrier at all. This year the average score – 57.95, while only 638 out of 90,000 who took the exam received 100 points in the exam.
The author of the initiative is convinced that the test in the form of & nbsp; will improve historical literacy, better navigate current political events, and associate oneself with the Fatherland.
Earlier, the Minister of Education of Russia Sergey Kravtsov spoke about the discussion of the introduction in schools of an additional course “Russia – my story».
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