A teacher from Ukraine entered the top 50 of the best teachers in the world.

Anna Dudich, a pedagogue of gymnasium named after Taras Shevchenko of Kirovograd (Kropyvnytskyi) participated in a worldwide competition Global Teacher Prize. The teacher was able to reach the finals. She is the only representative of Ukraine in the competition. The pedagogues attended the contest from all over the world. More than twenty thousand teachers from one hundred and seventy-nine countries have tried their hands.

On her page on the social network, A.Dudich said that she was proud to represent her native country in such an important competition. She does not only teach Ukrainian children but also communicates with the pupils from other countries.

The purpose of the contest is to identify the teacher who has made the most significant contribution to the development of the profession.

In a case of the winning, Ukrainian pedagogue will receive a large monetary reward. This year the size of the prize fund is one million dollars.

Awarding of the winners is scheduled for March 2017. The solemn ceremony will be held in the United Arab Emirates, namely in Dubai.