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

Alexander Martinkevich Gave Interview to

Alexander Martinkevich talks to the journalist

This academic year is going to be special for some Belarusian school students. They will get the opportunity to start learning programming as early as in elementary school to have a chance to start their career in the profitable and promising IT industry. A journalist of visited the Hi-Tech Park where teachers of future IT professionals received training, and learned why programming is called the new literacy.

It is important for people who will grow in the world connected to the internet to be technology literate, able to interact with technology in its language. The near future will show whether we will turn into a nation of high technology consumers or become creators, new technology pioneers, predicts Alexander Martinkevich, HTP Deputy Director.

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