The NAEC held the 2nd National Educational Conference, “Assessment for the Improvement of Quality of Education – Educational Assessment Systems in Georgia” on December 19-20. The conference was held in the Sheraton Metekhi Palace hotel.
The conference brought together education experts, representatives of schools, higher educational institutions, non-governmental, international organizations, the Ministry of Education and Science of Georgia, and other members of civil society. Among other major issues the Conference covered:
The fifth round of Unified National Exams;
The first round of Unified Post-Graduate Exams;
National Educational Olympiads;
Involvement in PISA, an international education research project;
Teacher certification exams planned for the summer of 2010.
The conference ended with a wealth of conversation surrounding assessment for the improvement of the quality of education and educational assessment systems in Georgia.