Ключевые слова: имидж, педагог, общение, речь.
Navrotska Maria. Communication as an integral component of the image of the teacher. The article examines the nature and importance of communication in the image of the teacher. The essence of the concepts of “communication”, “pedagogical communication”, “professional and pedagogical communication”. The paper highlighted the functions of communication, pedagogical communication style analyzed, covered the stage of communication. Pay particular attention to the fact that communication is an integral part of the teacher’s image, and thus directly affect the creation of its positive image.