World Teacher’s Day 2021: History and Importance
World Teacher’s Day is celebrated on the 5th of October every year to commemorate teachers across the globe. this day is also known as International Teacher’s day. it aims to recognize and celebrate each teacher’s contribution and efforts.
- The main purpose of this day is to focus on appreciating, assessing and improving the educators of the world and to provide an opportunity to consider issues related to teachers and teaching.
World Teacher’s Day 2021: Theme
- The Theme 2021 for International Teachers Day is “Teachers at the heart of education recovery”.
World Teacher’s Day 2021: History
- In 1994, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) designated World Teacher Day to especially celebrate teachers that play such a vital role in the development of each individual.
- The day also marks the anniversary of the adoption of the 1966 ILO/UNESCO Recommendation concerning the Status of Teachers.
World Teacher’s Day 2021: Wishes, Quotes, Messages, Greetings
- “Let us remember: One book, one pen, one child, and one teacher can change the world.” – Malala Yousafzai
- “If a country is to be corruption-free and become a nation of beautiful minds, I strongly feel there are three key societal members who can make a difference. They are the father, the mother and the teacher.” – Dr APJ Abdul Kalam
- “The whole art of teaching is only the art of awakening the natural curiosity of young minds for the purpose of satisfying it afterwards.” – Anatole France
- “You are the bows from which your children as living arrows are sent forth.” – Khalil Gibran
- “Wherever you find something extraordinary, you’ll find the fingerprints of a great teacher.” – Arne Duncan
- “Teach love, generosity, good manners and some of that will drift from the classroom to the home and who knows, the children will be educating the parents.” – Roger Moore
When is World Teacher’s Day observed?
Every year, World Teacher’s Day is celebrated on October 5th.
What is the theme for World Teacher’s Day 2020?
The Theme 2021 for International Teachers Day is “Teachers at the heart of education recovery”.
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