By Laman Ismayilova
Vice-President of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation Leyla Aliyeva has visited several education institutions in Baku.
Leyla Aliyeva viewed republican special boarding schools No. 4 in Shuvalan settlement and No. 3 in Nizami district, which are designed for physically disabled children and those deprived of parental care.
First, Vice-President of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation met with children in the republican special boarding school No. 4 in Shuvalan settlement. She viewed conditions created there.
The residents of the boarding school demonstrated their skills to Leyla Aliyeva. She talked to children and viewed their handicrafts.
The school was presented with souvenirs from the Heydar Aliyev Foundation.
Then, Leyla Aliyeva visited the republican special boarding school No. 3 for physically disabled children in Nizami district.
The boarding school, which has been operating since early 1960s, was designed for children with defective hearing capacity. Some 226 out of 649 children reside at this education institution. Having Azerbaijani and Russian language sections of education, the boarding school has 87 classes. Implant classes have been functioning at the boarding school for already four years.
Children in these classes are taught in accordance with a special program. At this education institution, children may engage in painting, weaving, working with beads, carpet-making, and sports by attending relevant circles. Sportsmen and artists are among the graduates of this boarding school.
This school was also presented with souvenirs on behalf of the Heydar Aliyev Foundation.