Russia needs a new educational formation, says Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev. Online education can and should be embedded in traditional University programs.
Specialized training portals are to help students and pupils to quickly and efficiently assimilate information. Teachers this system is also at hand: using remote tests easy to carry out control of knowledge.
Yet there are significant difficulties to implementing the new system. Many Universities are not ready to reconcile traditional education and online learning portals. Medvedev points to the need for training skilled personnel in demand in the country. Especially now we need experts in education, medicine and technical fields.