Deputy Minister of Education and Training Hoang Minh Son – Photo: HA THANH
On November 16, Deputy Minister of Education and Training Hoang Minh Son met with 68 typical teachers honored in the program Sharing with teachers in 2022 on the occasion of the 40th anniversary of Vietnam Teachers’ Day on November 20. .
Mr. Nguyen Minh Triet – Secretary of the Central Committee of the Union, President of the Central Committee of the Vietnam Student Association – attended the program.
On this occasion, typical teachers across the country were able to frankly exchange and send their thoughts and aspirations to the leaders of the Ministry of Education and Training.
After many years of working with Khmer children, a teacher from Tra Vinh province shared about the difficulties in teaching and learning in remote areas. In which, after the national New Year holiday, there is a situation where children drop out of school and go to the city to work with their brothers and sisters.
Faced with that difficulty, he sent three legitimate aspirations. First of all, improve classrooms, school tables and chairs. At the same time, there are more policies to support the cost of studying for ethnic minority children to focus on their studies.
Awarding certificates of merit from the Ministry of Education and Training to typical teachers – Photo: HA THANH
The third aspiration, the teacher revealed that the current young teacher salary can only meet his own life, it is very difficult to support his family. He wishes to have more policies to support and help teachers working in remote areas.
“I don’t expect a salary increase, but I just want a program to support and accompany teachers to teach with peace of mind, to limit teachers from resigning because they are not able to meet economic conditions” – teacher state a point of view.
Some comments from teachers about paying more attention to gender equality, having separate policies for female students, digitization in teaching, etc.
Listening to teachers’ opinions, Deputy Minister Hoang Minh Son said that he understands and shares with teachers, especially teachers working in remote and extremely difficult areas.
The deputy minister said that the education sector affects each family and all sectors of society, so the expectations of the society, the people, the leaders of the Party and the State are increasing. While the education sector has to shoulder the responsibility in the period of reform and renewal of the curriculum, especially the renovation of the general education program, there is a great shortage of staff, facilities, regimes and methods. teaching, technology, applied skills…
“Innovation is very difficult, reforming the education sector is even more difficult, reforming the education sector with such limited resources is especially difficult,” he said.
The Deputy Minister said that it is not until now that the Party, State or the Ministry of Education and Training have come up with solutions, but there are many policies and regimes, but there are still many difficulties and still not able to meet them. end.
The education sector always strives to propose and propose mechanisms and policies to strengthen the facilities, teaching and learning conditions of local schools. Along with that is the policy regime with the teaching staff.
“Recently, we have read in the newspaper that the Minister of Education and Training Nguyen Kim Son has many times commented on this and proposed to the National Assembly and the Government. Definitely next time, especially with teachers. Pre-school and primary school staff will have changes, in the direction of increasing the national basic salary, this is a great effort of the industry,” he said.
Besides, the deputy minister said that the reward regime will be flexible according to each locality, paying special attention to emulation criteria which must be short, clear and simple; interest in digital transformation is at the heart of the education sector.
Innovate yourself, improve teaching quality
At the meeting, Deputy Minister of Education and Training Hoang Minh Son highly appreciated the initiative of the program “Sharing with teachers” by the Central Vietnam Youth Union in collaboration with the Ministry of Education and Training, Thien Long Group Joint Stock Company has shared with the difficulties and hardships, encouraged, encouraged and honored the teachers.
In response to the requirements of fundamental and comprehensive renovation of education and training, especially the implementation of a new general education program, the strong application of information technology in teaching and learning, the requirements of international integration in the education sector. Education is getting higher and higher, the deputy minister wishes that each teacher should not only be a shining example of teacher ethics, a spirit of devotion to the profession, but also a shining example in learning, training and improving qualifications. professional expertise, self-innovation to improve the quality of teaching and education.