Rus News Journal

In Vologda has opened Geographical school

Any pupil can come there and is absolutely free study geography

On the basis of the Vologda high school 17 has begun work Geographical school . Last week the first employment there has taken place. The school works once a week on Fridays with 16. 00. To come there and work geography the pupil of any school or school can. Employment at school are spent by the scientific geographer, the senior lecturer, candidate of science Vladimir Perepechenko.

- the Geographical school puts before itself a problem not only profoundly to study a favourite subject, but also gives the chance to schoolboys, in particular senior pupils, to be prepared for the Olympic Games, Unified State Examination, to competitions, entrance examinations in high schools, - Vladimir Petrovich has told to the correspondent. - Besides, if there are fans of geography who have already left school or high school and want to expand simply the knowledge, all of them too can come to us. Let`s be very glad to see all.

15 persons have gathered for the first lesson at geographical school nearby. Employment has been devoted opening Russian America . Children roughly discussed an epoch Russian America and its governors. Vladimir Perepechenko has told to schoolboys about istoriko - geographical magazine with the name with the same name Russian America which is published in Vologda since 1993. Vladimir Petrovich is its founder and the editor-in-chief.

the idea of magazine has appeared in the beginning 90 - h years when interest of the public has been involved in a subject of opening of America two large anniversaries: 500 - letiem Columbus`s swimmings and 250 - letiem Bering`s expedition and Chirikova which have opened Severo - the New World West. The primary goal of magazine - research and popularisation of history of development by Russian people of Severo - the American continent. He devotes many pages to fulfilments and destinies zemleprohodtsev and the seafarers participating in opening, research and New World development. Among them there were many natives of northern Russian cities - Vologda, Totmy, Velikiy Ustyug, Solvychegodska. Having such deep historical links to America, the Vologda edge also became the native land of the new magazine investigating history and modern life of our compatriots behind ocean.

- this subject - is inexhaustible, the most various sides of the American validity bear the impress of participation of Russian, - Vladimir Perepechenko speaks. - Special value for Russian America and its readers that nice historical period which represents the general past, has the general history of two great countries and the people - Russia and the United States of America. It is the period from the middle of 18 centuries and before sale of Alaska in 1867. It our schoolboys should know all. The geographical school waits for all interested persons.

To learn about geographical school More in detail or register in its employment you can by phone: 24 - 84 - 26.