World Teachers’ Day being observed today
World Teachers’ Day 2020 is being observed throughout the Pakistan and the world on Monday.
The theme for World Teachers’ Day 2020 is “Teachers: Leading in Crisis, Re-imagining the Future”.
This time the celebration of World Teacher’s Day 2020 will be held virtually and it will be stretched over a week from October 5 to October 12.
World Teachers’ Day is celebrated every year since 1994 commemorating the anniversary of adoption of 1966 International Labour Organization and UNSECO recommendations of concerning the status of teachers.
World Teachers’ Day is co-convened in partnership with International Labour Organization, UNESCO and Education International.
The day is celebrated to pay tribute to the teachers, express love for teachers as they play pivotal role in character and nation building.
In his message on World Teachers’ Day, Punjab Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar has said that the role of the teachers is very important in determining the approach and thoughts of the students.
He said that he salutes his teachers and teachers of the entire country. He said that the purpose of observing the day is to highlight the importance and respect of teachers.