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Centre for support of gifted children, technology park "Quantorium" in Vologda is celebrating its first anniversary since its opening.
The children's techno park "Quantorium" is a flagship project in the field of additional education for children, aimed at developing their creative abilities and increasing interest in scientific and technical activities.
The project of the children's techno park "Quantorium" was implemented with the support of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Russian Federation in cooperation with the Agency for Strategic Initiatives within the framework of the project "A New Model of the System of Additional Education for Children" and the Federal Targeted Program on the Development of Education for 2016-2020.
A centre for support of gifted children resembles a year-round educational center “SIRIUS” for children who show endowments in the Arts, Science and Sports. Over a year, 1,500 children studied industrial design, alternative energy (wind, solar, hydrogen), UAV design and control (unmanned aerial vehicles), robotics, creation of virtual and augmented reality, 3D printing technologies and three-dimensional modeling, Chemistry, Microbiology and genetics.