Ilsur Metshin: “The teachers are the foundation of transformations”
Today, the city contest “Teacher
of the year – 2020” has been summed up in a solemn atmosphere at the Kazan city
Hall. According to the results of the competition, the teacher of the Russian
language and literature of the boarding school №4 of the Kirovsky district,
Anna Ikhsanova, became a winner. She will represent the capital of Tatarstan at
the Republican stage. In total, the contest was held in nine categories. Kazan
Mayor Ilsur Metshin presented awards to the best teachers of the city.
“Today, the Kazan city Hall is filled with a special aura, and I am glad
that these vibes also fill the educational institutions of the city”, - the Mayor
addressed the teachers. The head of Tatarstan capital thanked the teachers for
their work, professional dedication and invaluable contribution to the
education of the younger generation. “Thanks to the teachers, thousands of children
succeeded, they were not only educated, but also got confidence in the future.
You are the foundation of transformations, we entrust you the most precious we
have – our children”, - I.Metshin said.
The Mayor noted that Kazan teachers are highly appreciated for their
professionalism at the local and federal levels. Ilsur Metshin recalled that
last year, Nail Mirsaitov, a biology teacher of the Kazan boarding school № 2,
was among the winners of the All-Russian competition “Teacher of the year of
Russia”. “We believe that this year our teachers will also take their rightful
place”, - I.Metshin noted.
The number of participants in the competition grows each year – this time,
about 500 teachers submitted applications, and 78 teachers from 72 schools of
the city passed the city stage based on the results of district tests. The
average age of the contestants is 42 years, the oldest participant – 73 years,
the youngest-21 years. “This is a mix of youth and professionalism. There are
no losers in the competition, we respect and appreciate participation of each
teacher”, - said I.Metshin.
intrigue was the name of the winner in the Subject teacher category, because this
teacher will defend the honor of the city in the Republican stage of the
competition.The winner was Anna Ikhsanova,
a teacher of the aRussian language and literature of the boarding school № 4 in
Kirovsky district, one of the youngest participants – her teaching experience
is only 5 years.
The winners in
the categories Veteran teacher, Pedagogical debut, Teacher of the Tatar
language and literature and others were also announced at the ceremony.
One of the memorable moments of the ceremony was the awarding Khanif
Nizamov, retired colonel, with the jubilee medal 75 years of Victory in the Great
Patriotic war 1941-1945. He has got a dozen orders and medals on his uniform
coat. The 92-year-old veteran proudly marched for his next award. Despite his
age, he is still in the ranks. Since 1989, Khanif Nizamov has been teaching
military training at school №114. Many generations of school students grew up
on his stories about the noble deeds of the Red Army, bloody battles and fights.
The winners of the competition were congratulated by the creative teams of
the city with a festive performance.