From 20 to 29 October the delegation of the heads of educational institutions in Moscow visited the People’s Republic of China. The visit was initiated by the Moscow Department of Education, the purpose of the visit was to strengthen the scientific and educational relations between China and Russia, to get acquainted with the actual changes of the Chinese higher education system, and to discuss the joint projects. MSUPE was represented by the Head of the International Affairs Department N.A. Baykovskaya.
The delegation visited the universities of education and linguistics as well as the centers of Russian language and culture in Beijing and Shanghai. During the visit mutual presentations of universities, meetings with rectors, teachers and students were organized.
Chinese colleagues are very interested in the Russian tradition of educational psychology , based onthe knowledge of developmental psychology, cultural-historical and activity approach, experience in thedesigning technology for inclusive education in MSUPE and teaching Russian as a foreign languageonthe Faculty of Foreign Languages of the University.