Istomin Karion( Illuminator, teacher, poet, translator.)
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Biography Istomin Karion
(1640-e - 1717) - educator, teacher, poet, translator. Son clerk. Private Secretary of the Patriarchs Joachim and Adrian. Teacher at the school Zaikonospassky Monastery. Continuing the traditions of Simeon of Polotsk and the Czech pedagogue Jan Amos Comenius. He played for the opening of new schools and the establishment of institutions of higher education, revision of school curricula. Compiled by a number of educational books. In 1695-1696 he. prepared 'Domostroy' - the rules of family behavior.