According to the State Statistics Committee of Turkmenistan, 97.8% schools in Turkmenistan will be provided with modern interactive multimedia systems in the 2020/2021 school year. This is the result of the successful implementation of the Concept for the Development of the Digital Education System, which was developed in 2017. Thanks to its implementation, the level of use of interactive multimedia equipment in Turkmen schools has risen by 63.2%.
Modern technology enables Turkmen children to learn the material better by using computers, multimedia whiteboards, projectors and other equipment. From the first grade, children receive personal learning laptops and are taught how to use PCs in computer science classes.
In addition to the digitalization of education, the programs of the Ministry of Education pay special attention to natural and exact sciences and foreign languages. According to statistics, in 99.8% of Turkmen schools teach Russian, while 98.8% teach English.