MIL OSI Translation. Region: Russian Federation –
September 3, 2021, 09:01
Photo by D. Grishkin. Press Service of the Mayor and the Moscow Government
There are eight rehabilitation and educational institutions in Moscow, where about two thousand children with disabilities study and undergo rehabilitation every year.
The academic year began in eight rehabilitation and educational institutions of the Moscow Department of Labor and Social Protection of the Population.
Every year about two thousand children with disabilities study and undergo rehabilitation there.
1990 children began to study in the programs of general education, 140 of them are first graders. Another 70 people study according to adapted programs of additional vocational training. All institutions of the City Department of Labor and Social Protection of the Population have licenses to provide educational services, are connected to the “Moscow Electronic School”, have passed tests of the readiness of buildings for the new academic year, they have formed a staff of teachers. Rehabilitation and educational centers accept children taking into account the nosology (disease), age, individual indications, as well as the conclusions of the central psychological, medical and pedagogical commission with recommendations on the creation of special conditions for education.
Rehabilitation and educational centers set themselves the task of helping children with disabilities acquire the necessary knowledge and skills for a full life in society, regardless of their health characteristics. For this, the institutions develop individual curricula, and the centers are provided with special aids and educational literature. For example, last academic year, several blind students of boarding school No. 1 for training and rehabilitation of the blind received diplomas of winners and prize-winners of the All-Russian Olympiad for schoolchildren – all materials necessary for preparing for the competition were printed in Braille.
In rehabilitation and educational institutions, children with disabilities and disabilities undergo comprehensive rehabilitation, while many of them show serious results in mastering the school curriculum. Annually, about 10 people graduate with medals for special academic success, pass uniform state exams for 100 points, enter higher educational institutions without exams, and also become prize-winners of Moscow and All-Russian Olympiads. And the boarding school No. 1 for training and rehabilitation of the blind for the second year in a row is included in the top 20 best educational institutions of the capital – this is the only institution in the ranking subordinate to the city Department of Labor and Social Protection of the Population.
On September 1, 2021, the school year began at boarding school No. 1 for training and rehabilitation of the blind, rehabilitation and education center No. 4, rehabilitation boarding school No. 32, comprehensive rehabilitation and educational center, rehabilitation and educational centers No. 76 and 105, as well as at the Troitsk Rehabilitation and Educational Center “Solnyshko”. And in the Scientific and Practical Rehabilitation Center, the new academic year has begun for children over the age of 15, who will study adapted basic vocational training programs.
In addition, the centers do not forget about the safety of the wards. The institutions have access control, and the work is organized taking into account the sanitary and epidemiological requirements aimed at preventing the spread of COVID-19. Employees of rehabilitation and educational institutions, including cleaning services, catering, security and other services involved in the work of the institution, were vaccinated. Dispensers with an antiseptic agent are installed in the premises, and disinfection and ventilation of the premises is regularly carried out.
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