The traditional format of celebration will change in Tbilisi preschools.
Alike traditional, costumed performances, the new format implies different types of events such as staging, drama, excursions, exhibitions and presentations. It is up to the teacher to choose one of them according to the cumulative material.
The formate change became the subject of the discussion among the parents. As Kakhaber Gvantseladze, the head of the Tbilisi Kindergarten Agency stated, the change in the celebration format is based on UNICEF recommendations.
‘The main purpose of the festive event is that the children should be in a positive mood, they should think they do what they like.
They should not feel pressure and negative remarks over the mistake as it happened in Soviet methodology,’ Kakha Gvantseladze said.
As for New Year’s gifts, the Tbilisi Kindergarten Agency has purchased Georgian products, which cost GEL 400,000.