Deputies from United Russia offered to reduce homework in schools for the duration of the Olympics in Sochi so that students could watch the competitions.
The initiative was supported by State Duma Speaker Sergei Naryshkin. “Defense Minister Shoigu partially reduced combat training during the Olympics, and our soldiers have the opportunity to watch more competitions. Therefore, Nikolai Ivanovich, I support your proposal ", - said Naryshkin, referring to the first deputy chairman of the" United Russia "Nikolay Bulaev.
How exactly deputies want to influence the educational program, whether it will be an appeal to teachers, or a separate bill, is not yet clear.