The specialists propose to create an international education council
The specialists in education from different Russian cities proposed to create an international education council. In their opinion it will facilitate development of the student exchange, including the Russia - U.S.A. one.
This motion was made at the international seminar "Experience in development of Russia - U.S.A. relations in education" in the Saint-Petersburg State University. The seminar was held within the framework of the Forum "Development of collaboration in the higher education in Russia and the U.S.A." devoted to the 200th anniversary of the establishment of the diplomatic relations between Russia and the U.S.A.
Joseph Truesdale, the U.S.A. Vice Consul in Saint Petersburg, who was present at the meeting, shared an experience in the student exchange. "These days we see the second generation of the program for educational exchange which depends on the political situation extensively", he told.