The best teachers of the Russian language from 14 countries will gather in Moscow on October 22-24, 2014
The Final of the II International Competition "The Best Foreign Teacher of Russian Language and Literature" will take place in Moscow on October 22-24, 2014 with the participation of teachers of the Russian language from 14 countries of Europe, Asia and America.
All finalists - winners of the first qualifying rounds, which was attended by about 300 teachers from 41 countries.
Among the finalists - University professors from the United States of America, the Czech Republic, China, Georgia, Vietnam, teachers from schools and high schools from Mongolia, Germany, Israel, Italy, Bulgaria, teachers of training courses from Poland, Indonesia, Bulgaria, Jordan, Serbia.
Expansion of the Russian language as an integral part of world culture and international communication tool is one of the priorities of Russian foreign policy. Final events of the competition are focused on support of foreign teachers of the Russian language, strengthening the position of the Russian language at the international level.
In addition to performing competitive tasks the final program also includes the acquaintance with the latest achievements in teaching Russian as a foreign language: the exhibition "The Russian language in Russia and in the world" and round table discussion "Experience and prospects for cooperation in the teaching of the Russian language", the results of which will help to develop recommendations on measures how to support teachers of Russian language abroad.
The award ceremony will take place at the end of the II International Competition in the St. George Hall in the Catherine Palace on October 24, 2014 (will be organized additional accreditation). Winners of the II International Competition and winners in different nominations will receive valuable prizes from the organizers and partners of the competition.
The event is organized at the initiative of Rossotrudnichestvo within the Federal Target Program "Russian Language" for 2011-2015. AGT Communications Agency is responsible for the information support of the competition.
Accreditation for the Opening Ceremony is carried out on October 22 at 10:00. All events on October 22 will take place at the House of the Russian emigre named Alexander Solzhenitsyn. Contact tel. for accreditation: +7 (917) 572 81 78 (Alexandra Vsevolodova).
- Òhe Opening Ceremony. The large conference room at the House of the Russian emigre named Alexander Solzhenitsyn (4 floor)
- Presentation by the representative of Rossotrudnichestvo. The large conference room at the House of the Russian emigre named Alexander Solzhenitsyn (4 floor)
- Acquaintance with the exhibition prepared by Russian Universities and schools. Lobby near the large conference room at the House of the Russian emigre named Alexander Solzhenitsyn (4 floor)
- Implementation of the first competitive task - Presentation of achievements in professional activities "I teach Russian language." The small conference room at the House of the Russian emigre named Alexander Solzhenitsyn (5 floor)
Press centre of the II International Competition "The Best Foreign Teacher of Russian Language and Literature"
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