Teachers Day 2019 – When , Why, How ; all you need to know
Teachers day hold very significant place in our lives, as a student or as a teacher . Every year we celebrate this day on 5th September. The day commemorates the birth anniversary of Dr Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan, scholar, Bharat Ratna recipient and the first Vice President and second President of independent India, who was born on September 5, 1888.
In India Guru Purnima is traditionally observed as a day to venerate teachers, the birthday of the second president Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan (5 September) is also celebrated as Teacher’s Day since 1962. When some of his students approached him to allow them to celebrate his birthday, he said, “instead of celebrating my birthday separately, it would be my proud privilege, if 5th September is observed as Teachers’ day”. From then onwards, the 5th of September has been observed as Teachers Day, in India.
World Teachers day is celebrated on October 5, established by UNESCO in 1994. The idea of celebrating Teachers’ Day took root in many countries during the 19th century; in most cases, they celebrate a local educator or an important milestone in education .
This day holds great importance for teachers and students . The objective us to remember and appreciate the crucial of teachers in shaping a child’s future .It is the day when teachers can relax in and students embody their role to ensure discipline in the school. It is a fun-filled day for students as well as teachers. Teacher’s Day celebrations include different types of games and activities
We wish everyone A very happy teachers Day :)
Team, The Pink Comrade