Public Chamber of the Russian Federation, it carries out a professional dialogue of university teachers, representatives of the government and society. Today, the League has 33 regional branches, more than 5,000 teachers from leading universities in 73 regions of Russia, and a number of social projects, including working with young teachers, graduates of orphanages, conducting research, developing academic mobility, improving the skills, status and prestige of the profession.
The activities of the League of Higher School Teachers were presented to President of Russia Vladimir Putin and were highly appreciated by him: “As for the direction of your activity, it certainly deserves support, it is a very noble and important mission, without any exaggeration, I say, bearing in mind the importance of science and education, supporting the status of people who achieve really great and necessary results for the people and the country, an extremely important thing.”
The League of Higher School Teachers took the initiative to establish a professional holiday, the Day of the Higher School Teacher, and proposed a date of November 19 in honor of the birthday of M. V. Lomonosov. This request was announced on 04.02.2020 at the meeting of the President of the Russian Federation with the public in Cherepovets and was included in the list of instructions to the Government of 10.04.2020 (item2b)