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Kazakhstan schoolchildren to learn English from first grade

The English will be introduced in primary school curriculum from the first grade, Minister of Education Bakytzhan Zhumagulov said during the August Pedagogical conference.
Kazakhstan23 August , 00:00

"Currently, we are developing a multilingual education. As you know, President has defined the trilingual system, as one of the priorities of our country. Since September of this year the introduction of English from the first grade will be started in Kazakhstan, " B. Zhumagulov said.