Data Lesson 5 to start on 9 April
The fifth Data Lesson project dedicated to artificial intelligence and machine learning will host on 9-23 April. “Contribution to the Future” foundation and Sberbank, the partners of the lesson, will relate about technological solutions, methods, and technologies of artificial intelligence in data analytics.
Backed by Rossotrudnichestvo, the Data Lesson is also held in Russian schools abroad: school students from more than 80 countries will form a community on the portal of the educational project. The children residing abroad will learn about web security and digital professions related to cybersecurity.
The Data Lesson project is a series of unusual programming and digital skills lessons. Participation in the learning will allow each student to get acquainted with the basics of programming in an accessible and fun way.
Schoolchildren, federal experts from various industries and sectors of the economy, business, education, and public administration and representatives of leading IT companies will take part in the project in a dialogue format.
The Data Lesson was initiated by the Ministry of Education of the Russian Federation, the Ministry of Digital Development, Communications and Mass Media of the Russian Federation and ANO Digital Economy. The project pursues development of digital competences and early career guidance of school students — the lessons help the children find their way in the world of computer technology and programming professions. Apart from Kaspersky Laboratory, in 2019/20 academic year the project partners include Yandex, 1S and МаП.гиОгоир, as well as the Investment into the Future charitable foundation run by Sberbank. Technology partners include the Codewards educational platform and Algoritmika international school of programming. Last year, the Data Lesson encompassed more than 50% of Russian school students. During the year, the children, parents and teachers accessed the lessons on the project website more than 14 million times.