Ministry of Education of the Republic of Belarus once in three years announced and held the Republican contest of professional skills of teachers "Teacher of the Year of the Republic of Belarus".
This competition is a symbol of the country's teachers, its traditions and creativity, intellectual resources and innovations. Participation in the contest raises the status of not only the teacher, but also the educational establishment in which he works.
In 2016-2017 competition is conducted in eight subject categories: "Physics, astronomy, mathematics, computer science," "Foreign Language", "Russian language and literature, the Belarusian language and literature", "Basic Classes," "Music, art, art (domestic and world culture), employment training, drawing, physical education and health, pre-service training "," History, social studies, geography, "" Chemistry, biology "," Educator of preschool education. "
According to the established tradition, the contest is held in four stages: the first stage - in educational institutions, the second - the district (city), the third - the regional, the fourth - the Republican.