The newspaper Kommersant with reference to the letter of the Federal educational-methodical Association reports that in Russian schools can still receive the course “Orthodox culture”.
It will be designed for the entire period of study — from 1st to 11th grades.
Absentee voting members of the Association ends on 30 November.
School to guidelines, if this project will be supported and introduced.
As stated in the article in the media, the authors intend to achieve “the formation of Orthodox Christian value orientations” in children.
The Ministry of education the situation at the moment did not comment on this information.