Thursday, September 28 2017 23:48 EEST
Ukraine
President: Next year we are planning to further increase salaries of teachers
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In the meeting with educational workers, President Petro Poroshenko informed on the planned increase of teachers’ salaries in 2018.

The Head of State told that the draft state budget for 2018 provides for the allocation of 520 million hryvnias for improving the skills of teachers of first-graders of the new Ukrainian school all over Ukraine.

“I understand that for a successful implementation of ambitious plans teachers must be highly motivated. We found an opportunity to increase salaries of teachers in 2017. Next year it is planned to further increase them. This is envisaged in the draft budget,” the President informed.

The Head of State thanked teachers for their work and congratulated on their professional holiday. “Being a teacher is a true art. It requires talent and persistence, responsibility and self-sacrifice,” the President said.

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