Inclusive education has no funding problems
The needs of children with physical disabilities will be addressed within the budget planned. This year, the Government of Ukraine has allocated the largest amount for expenditures within inclusive education.
Speaking at the All-Ukrainian Conference of Teachers, Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman reported that the most funds were allocated for the needs of inclusive education this year - UAH 209 million. According to the head of government, half of this amount has already been funded.
The Chairman of the Cabinet of Ministers expressed his wish for modernization of the conditions of education of children with special needs. In particular, it is necessary to improve the material and technical base of educational institutions, in particular, among the primary needs - the purchase of equipment for educational institutions, as well as replenishment of the school bus fleet.
The educational needs will be considered by the government to be the most important next year. Thus, Volodymyr Groysman announced that the support of the Ukrainian teacher will become one of the priority issues in the draft state budget for next year.