Educational Project of Belarus Hi-Tech Park and Ministry of Education of the Republic of Belarus

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About first visit of Mitchel Resnick to Belarus.

Later this year a new version of Scratch - 3.0. is coming out. During the meeting with Belarusian teachers in the Hi-Tech Park on May 16, 2018 Mitchel Resnick gave them a sneak peek at Scratch 3.0.

"We want to help people to see themselves in a new way. We want to show to all chidren that they can be contributors in the society",-said Mitchel Resnick in HTP 2018/05/16.  

«My dream is to meet the creator of Scratch. Shake his hand, ask him how he thought up with such an interesting idea to create Scratch. I will be happy if my dream comes true» started the Scratch-Story of Anastasia Ralovets, pupil of Grade 4 in Dokshitsy Secondary School №. 2. 

In his speech during the meeting with Belarusian teachers in the Hi-Tech Park on May 16, 2018 Mitchel Resnick highlighted the approach based on four guiding principles, the so-called “Four P's of Creative Learning”: projects, partners, passion and play. This approach became the basis of Scratch programming environment.

The Ministry of Education of the Republic of Belarus and the Hi-Tech Park invite pupils to take part in the in the Programming in Scratch Contest!!

The Educational Center of the Hi-Tech Park invites teachers and students to take online course "Scratch for beginners".

On February 10-11 the final stage of the open competition for teachers Scratch Master was held in the Hi-Tech Park in Minsk.

42 teachers joined the Belarusian Scratch community.

The course starts January 15 and finishes February 15.

We invite teachers who conduct elective classes in Scratch to participate in Scratch Master competition.

The last days of December is the time to sum up the results of the year that is now ending, and to plan the future. 

 It is time for Christmas gifts. Children write their letters to Ded Moroz (the Russian Santa Claus). Dozens of wish letters have been sent to the Hi-Tech Park.

On January 5 the awarding ceremony of the regional contest “Computer. Education. Internet” was held in the Hi-Tech Park Branch in Grodno. 

We invite primary school and informatics teachers to join the educational project Programming in Scratch.