The Global Teacher Prize Ukraine Award has named the names of the finalists. This award is considered the Ukrainian “Oscars” for teachers. We list them in alphabetical order.
TOP-10 of the best teachers of Ukraine are:
Lyudmila Bodnaruyuk, Art, Musical art, Cultural arts; Vinogradov, Transcarpathian region
Olesia Bratash, Ukrainian language and literature; Dobrotvir, Lviv region
Yuri Gaiduchenko, Foreign literature, Ukrainian language and literature; Kiev
Natalia Golodnyuk, English language; Smila, Cherkasy region
Olexander Zhuk, Computer science, Inclusion; Zaporizhzhia
Olexander Lisich, Chemistry; Chernotichi, Sosnytsky district, Chernihiv region
Bogdan Portianyi, Geography, Jurisprudence; Horishni Plavni, Poltava region
Natalia Rudnitska, Foreign literature, Ukrainian language; Kamyanets-Podilskyi, Khmelnytsky region
Svetlana Stelmakh, Civic education, Jurisprudence, History of Ukraine; Kherson
Olexander Cherkas, Computer science, Ukrainian language and literature; Kiev
Global Teacher Prize Ukraine is an annual national prize for teachers who are agents of educational changes. The aim is to note the achievements of the teacher not only with regard to their students, but also with society, and to emphasize the importance of teachers in Ukraine. The National Prize was founded by GS “Osvitoria” in 2017 after the signing of the memorandum with the Varkey GEMS Foundation.
This year the winner will receive 250,000 UAH, one year of free education from the “Osvitoria”, will attend the Global Education & Skills Forum 2019 in Dubai in March of the next year, where s/he will meet the best teachers of the world and well-known educators.
The winner will be named on October 7th. The winner is chosen by a jury of: Zoia Lytvyn, TV presenter on “1+1” and curator of the prize Natalia Moseichuk, the finalist of the Global Teacher Prize 2018 Marjorie Brown, the initiator and mastermind of the EdCamp educational movement in Ukraine Oleksandr Yelkin, Deputy Minister of Education and science of Ukraine Pavlo Hobzey, the winner of Global Teacher Prize Ukraine 2017 Paul Pschenichka, children’s family psychologist Svitlana Royz, a member of the popular teenage group Open Kids Anya Bobrovska and author of the ROLF’S project Valentin Frechka.
You can also vote for one of the finalists here. Audience Choice Award voting has begun on the TSN website. The winner will receive a trip “Airborne Educational”.