On February 3 of 2016 the faculty members of the Higher School of Russian Language and Intercultural Communication and their international master level students majoring in Russian as a foreign language took part in a webinar "Resources of the portal Education in Russian - for all who learn and speak Russian language".
Organized by Pushkin State Institute of Russian Language, the webinar attenders discussed the following topics:
1. The structure of the portal "Education in Russian» http://pushkininstitute.ru
2. The resource Russian as a Foreign Language: subscribing, navigating the course structure, modular approach to content placement, types of exercises and ways of working with them. "Russian as a foreign language" for testing purposes.
3. Profile Organization: registration, functions, synchronization of calendar events.
4. Massive open online courses designed in the portal "Education in Russian."
After defending their Master's theses, international students from China, Indonesia and South Korea will come back home and will be able to use the resources of the portal "Education in Russian" in their work, which explains their high interest in innovative methods of studying Russian.
Source: Department of Russian as a Foreign Language.