Process of Teacher certification is underway and is voluntary till 2014. In every July teachers are given opportunity to take a test in corresponding subject and a test in professional skills. Teachers, who successfully pass the tests, will get a surplus to the salary with the amount of 75 GEL.
Minister of Education and Science of Georgia Dimitri Shashkini held a meeting with the staff of the Ministry and awarded the successful staff members with Medals of Honor. Medal of Honor was conferred to Chief Specialist of Public Relations Department, Natia Papava for a successful performance of her duties at work. She has been working for the Ministry for 25 years.
Native English Speaker Teachers continue to arrive within the frame of the educational program “Teach and Learn with Georgia”. A new group of teachers arrived from the USA, Canada, England, Philippines and Germany.