In Kharkiv, a schoolboy reacted very emotionally to Zelenskyi's appearance in the classroom and amused the network.
Ukrainians were amused by the sincere reaction of a child from Kharkiv who saw the President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelenskyi in his classroom. The boy couldn't hide his surprise and touched the netizens with his emotions.
This happened during the President's visit to the city on November 30, when he visited a school organized at the University metro station. The President shared a video of the event on his Facebook page. The fragment with the child's reaction to Zelenskyi's appearance is actively shared on social media by bloggers and online communities.
Many children from Kharkiv are forced to study underground due to the constant threat of Russian shelling."I thank the teachers for not letting the war stop you and for continuing to bring knowledge to our children. Thank you toour children for their optimism and love for Ukraine," Zelenskyy said.
He went to different classrooms where math, English and music lessons were being taught and talked to teachers and students.
The website of the President's Office says that the head of state also awarded awards and honorary titles to teachers in Kharkiv region. He presented the Order of Princess Olga of the III degree, and also awarded the honorary titles of "Honored Education Worker of Ukraine" and "Honored Teacher of Ukraine."
Photos of the emotional Kharkiv schoolboy can also be found on the OP's website:
How the subway school works in Kharkiv
Classes for children are located at five Kharkiv metro stations: "Universytet, Peremoha, Traktornyi Zavod, Metrostroitelnykiv and Academician Pavlov. The school has 105 classes with 2094 pupils in grades 1-11. Classrooms are assigned to 26 lyceum students. Children study in two shifts.
At Universitet station, 831 children from 40 classes assigned to 11 institutions attend classes.
Schoolchildren from all over the city are transported to the subway free of charge by buses on 12 routes, accompanied by patrol police. The children are accompanied by escorts.
As OBOZ.UA previously reported:
- Almost half of Ukraine's schools, a third of kindergartens and out-of-school education institutions raised funds from parents and sponsors to finance the preparation of educational institutions for work in the autumn-winter period.
- High school students in Ukraine will be able to choose a profile according to which they will study the subjects they need to enter higher education. In addition, their program will include compulsory subjects.