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Working on introducing computing lessons in primary school from first grade. Working on curriculum and lesson plans and its testing in General Basic Education Schools in Latvia.
All general education schools in Latvia introduced comprehensive education system reform on September 1, 2020, including the introduction of a new subject “Computing” at all grade levels. The authors of this paper have been actively involved in the development of new subject since 2015, becoming involved in and chairing working groups to prepare me...
As the economy in Latvia and the world develops, there is an increasing need for computer specialists, including in the information technology sector. That means that training of specialists for professional orientation must begin among schoolchildren in the lowest grades. The authors of this paper were involved in developing newcomputing education...
This paper is devoted to the history of informatics as a topic of study, making note of the fact that 55 years have passed since it was introduced at some schools, 33 years since it was introduced at all schools, and 15 years since a scholarly approach to educational content in informatics was offered and introduced at Latvian schools.The paper has...