More than 50 suburban teachers will receive a cash prize of 200 thousand rubles for the achievements in pedagogical activity, RIA Novosti reported the press service of the regional Ministry of education.

"In Moscow hosted the annual contest awarding prizes to the best teachers for excellence in teaching. The contest won by 51 suburban teacher, they will receive the award in the amount of 200 thousand rubles," – said the Minister of education of the Moscow region Irina Kalugina, which quoted the press service.

Payment teachers will receive the professional holiday – Day of teachers, said the Minister.

"the Selection was serious: the winners were selected by an expert Commission, in fact, the best teachers selects itself educational community. It’s nice that the success of our teachers are marked not only on the regional but also at the Federal level," said Kalugina.

The competition is held on the basis of the decree of the President of the Russian Federation "On premiums to the best teachers for achievements in educational activities" within the framework of the national project "Education", said the press service.