"I congratulate you on the Teachers' Day!
Only a highly educated nation can be competitive.
This year our country marks the 20th anniversary of its independence. Over these years we created a new system of education, which meets modern requirements.
And today the country does its best for entering advanced positions of quality education, which will meet modern requirements.
Education is the sphere which lays the basis of the country's future, high qualification, patriotism and spirituality of new generations of the Kazakhstani people.
And its main support is your tireless work, creativity and dedication.
I wish you health and welfare," the message reads.