The Cabinet of Ministers decided to raise wages for Ukrainian teachers. As the Government portal informs, the fees for their work will increase two rates higher, in 2017.
This means that teachers will receive additional rewards equal to two minimum salaries of their categories. Next year, the teachers’ wages will increase by 50% in average.
“If we want our country to benefit in the future, let’s give our children quality education, the Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman announced. – Education is the key to ensure us the breakthrough in economy and other spheres “.
In the nearest future the Ukrainian government has to approve the Concept of the “New Ukrainian School” within the reform of educational system. In line with the reform, the school period will take 12 years, the high school will become vocational, and teachers will pass the certification.