World Teachers’ Day 2021: The day is finally here when we appreciate and recognize the responsibilities of teachers and their rights. Yes, today is world teachers’ day on 5 October 2021. This day is observed to focus on the improvement and assessment of educators around the globe. Why is this day celebrated? What is the significance of world teachers day? We will be answering all these questions in detail so keep reading.
World Teachers’ Day 2021
There is no doubt in the fact that teachers are unconditional friends and philosophers who guide us through every phase of our life. 5th October every year is celebrated as World Teachers’ Day to honor and celebrate educators around the globe.
World Teachers’ Day 2021: History
World Teachers’ Day was remarked by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) in 1994. These days also celebrate to celebrate the anniversary of the adoption of the 1966 ILO UNESCO Recommendation which focuses on the status of teachers in the interest of quality education.
World Teachers’ Day 2021: Significance
World Teachers’ Day aims at improving the condition of teachers and educators across the world and appreciating their efforts. Every year a campaign is held by UNESCO and Education International (EI) on different themes that highlight different issues and provide a better understanding of teachers and the profession towards the society and development of the students. This day marks the progress and highlights some solutions to counter the challenges relating to the teaching profession. World Teachers’ Day also focuses on the working conditions and employment of the teachers which are sometimes neglected.