The National Teacher Prize, Georgia is part of the Global Teacher Prize campaign that aims to recognize teachers in Georgia as well as teaching as a profession. The Georgian Coalition for Education for All (GCEFA), received the accreditation to implement the NTP in Georgia from the Varkey Foundation, who established the Global Teacher Prize in 2014.
Active teachers teaching in general public or private authorised educational institutions are eligible to take part in the national competition. Registration of contestants will be carried out on the website www.tprize.ge within the announced period. The jury will be composed of 18 members – education specialists, representatives of the academic/educational institutes and public figures – who will act on a volunteer basis. They will conduct the three-step selection process of the contestants, taking international best practice into account.