I. Metshin: “You teach our children to always strive for new victories by your example”
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March 2, Mikhail Chentsov). Today the results of the professional contest
“Kazan Teacher of the Year -2017” summed up in the capital’s City Hall. 34
people have become winners of the contest. Ilsur Metshin, the Mayor of Kazan,
awarded teachers and wished them success in their future work.
ceremony, the Mayor of Kazan said that special attention is paid to the contest
of professional skills among teachers in Russia because it is considered that
participation in it is the responsible and honorable mission. “You teach our
children to always strive for new victories and constantly improved by your
example. Thanks to you, dear teachers, the city is constantly evolving, for all
implemented projects, goals and dreams originate from the school”, said the
competition was launched in October 2016 and took place in three stages. First,
the participants competed in the school and district level, and then the best
of the best attended in the urban stage.
Metshin expressed the opinion that the level of preparation of the participants
significantly increased with each passing year, the evaluation criteria are
changing, and with it the prestige of the competition is growing. “This year
more than 500 people participated in it, 95 of which went directly to the city
stage. I’m very pleased that the competition brings together the older
generation of teachers, veterans who have accumulated invaluable experience,
and young but promising teachers. You have proven that you deserve the highest
awards and sincere words of gratitude. We heartily congratulate the winners and
wish all the happiness, health, new professional achievements, and success”,
concluded the Mayor.
age of the contestants was 38.5 years in 2017. The oldest participant in the
category “Veteran teacher” was 76 years old, and the youngest in the
“Pedagogical debut” - 23 years old.
Fattakhov, the deputy Prime Minister of the RT and the minister of Education
and Science of the RT, noted the importance of the contest “Teacher of the
Year”. “For me, as for the Minister of Education of the RT, the work with our
directors” corps, a Methodist service, and teachers' housing is the most
important issue. Thank you very much, Ilsur Metshin, for you congratulate our
teachers every year in a solemn ceremony”, said the Minister of Education of
the RT. He also expressed confidence that this year Kazan teachers will be able
to adequately perform in the Russian competition as Ivan Filatov did it in
2016, which entered the top 15 best Russian teachers.
“Kazan Teacher of the Year -2017” has included 10 nominations. Compared with
last year, the new nomination appeared: “The deputy director of educational
work”, in which the winner was Yulia Salyukova from school №8 of the Sovetsky
nomination "Teacher of the Tatar language and literature" the first
place was taken by Gulnaz Galiev, the teacher of the Tatar language and
literature of the gymnasium №20 of the Sovetsky district.
nomination "Educator of a preschool educational institution" the
winner was Marina Dzyk, a teacher-speech therapist of the kindergarten №110 of
the Novo-Savinovsky district.
nomination “Classroom teacher” the winner became Evgeniya Zarubezhnova, the
classroom teacher of the secondary school №82 of the Privolzhsky district.
“Teacher of additional education” became Lyudmila Mikhailova, a teacher of the
additional education “Center of extracurricular activities” of the Privolzhsky
nomination “Teacher-organizer” the best was recognized Guzel Ismagilova, the
teacher-organizer of the secondary school №170 in the Novo-Savinovsky district.
nomination “Teacher-psychologist” the winner was Yulia Fedorinova, the
educational psychologist of the secondary school №146 in the Novo-Savinovsky
nomination “Veteran teacher” the winner was Yulia Demko, the English teacher of
the gymnasium №6 in the Privolzhsky district.
nomination “Pedagogical debut” the winner was Alisa Aglyamova, the geography
teacher of secondary school №170 in the Novo-Savinovsky district.
in the main nomination of the competition “Subject teachers” became Almaz
Khamidullin, the teacher of mathematics in the lyceum №2 in the Moskovsky
district, who thanked the Mayor and the City Hall for the celebration and
shared the secrets of his success with everyone present.
made the experiment and verified the efficacy of the two secrets. The first
secret is that 20 thousand times over six months, I said "Almaz, I am the
winner of the contest “Teacher of the Year”. As you can see, words and thoughts
are materialized and I was convinced of it again. The second secret is that in
the modern world, I believe that the key to success is a team. Now, you see
only one-tenth on the stage, while the remaining nine-tenths of the merits are
a success and work of the team, which is in this room”, said A. Khamidullin.
the victory of our young teacher is a great love for children, his work, the
city and a great love for the team. I wish you all, that your ray of love for
people, for children, respect each other, respect for others and a desire to
change the world around them have always been with you”, concluded the Mayor of
conclusion of the ceremony, I. Metshin thanked all the teachers for their hard
work and congratulated the beautiful half of the teachers with the upcoming
holiday of March the 8th.
Fattahov, the deputy Prime Minister of the RT and the minister of Education and
Science of the RT took part in the ceremony. Ilsur Hadiullin, the head of the
of the Education Department of the Kazan Executive Committee, the heads of
regional administrations and others were also present at the event.