<b>Increasing Innovation Activities in The Process of Professional Development</b> The article emphasizes that improving the innovative competencies of natural science teachers in the advanced training system is an important factor today. The role and importance of innovative competences of teachers is also emphasized, as well as their effective use in the formation of independent thinking. qualification, competence, system, teacher, innovation, education, technology, problem, education, quality, teacher, interactive, lifelong learning, development 1-2 Innovative Development on Academic Research and Development during Covid 19 Special Issue Okilova Kamola Sa'dulloyevna