The new Minister of education has named two main tasks

Olga Vasilyeva, which will replace Dmitry Livanov Minister of education of Russia, in conversation with the correspondent called one of his priorities in his new position, care about teachers.

“For me the priority is the teacher. Because the teacher is a Ministry, a teacher is a mission, the teacher is our future. Today’s children, tomorrow people,” — said Vasilyev.

The second priority is to rethink the whole experience, including the experience of the last 10 years, to take the best and move forward,” said Vasiliev.

On the question of if she knew about the upcoming appointment to the post of Minister of education, Vasiliev noted that any serious appointment prepared.

On Friday the President of Russia Vladimir Putin supported the proposal of Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev to appoint to the post of head of the Ministry of education the employee of the presidential administration Olga Vasiliev. On the forthcoming resignation of Dmitry Livanov, who served as education Minister since 2012, earlier on Friday, the sources said. Lebanon will become the President’s special representative on trade and economic relations with Ukraine. At the time of publication of the decree on the resignation of Livanov and appointment Vasilyeva has not been published.

Olga Vasilyeva — a history Professor and doctor of historical Sciences, her research specialization is the history of the Russian Orthodox Church in the twentieth century. In the President’s administration she held the position of Deputy head of management on public projects, whose work is supervised by the first Deputy head of the Kremlin administration Vyacheslav Volodin. Prior to that, Vasiliev worked in the Department of culture of the government.

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