World Teachers Day
Teachers’ Day is a day to highlight the important role of teachers around the globe. Many teachers give their lives to make a difference in the lives of children and help them grow into adults.
[The responsibility to educate future generations is not an easy one. So show your appreciation for these important and dedicated people, not only on Teachers’ Day but throughout the year!
Different days have been established to honor teachers around the globe. This idea was popularized in 1921 when local teachers were honored. Although they may have occurred on different dates, one thing unites them: the appreciation and celebration of teachers.
All of this combined, UNESCO (The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization), declared that the first World Teacher’s Day would be held on October 5, 1994. Different honors and ceremonies are presented to teachers around the globe who have achieved beyond expectations. Special educators may be nominated for the title of teacher-of-the-year in many countries.
More than 100 countries now celebrate World Teachers’ Day.
Participating in World Teachers’ Day can be super easy and fun! These ideas will help you honor and celebrate teachers. You can also come up with your own creative ideas.
There are many ways to show appreciation for teachers. The more creative you can be, the more teachers will appreciate your gesture. Teachers are happier when their students learn something.
Parents can host a party or reception to show their appreciation for teachers at their local school. You can offer refreshments, hold a program featuring songs, poems or other recitals by students, and give each teacher a gift.
Each year, the theme of World Teachers Day changes. Do a quick internet search to discover the current theme and create your event around it!
There are many non-profit organizations that have been established to support teachers, especially those working in areas where there is less opportunity. You can celebrate by making a donation to honor a teacher you love.