TEACHERS DAY

PHIROJA DAS ASSTT TEACHER, CHHAYGAON ANCHALIK ME SCHOOL

Teacher's day is a special day for the appreciation of teachers and may include celebrations to honor them for their special contributions in a particular field area, or the community in general.

Many countries celebrate their teachers day on 5th Octobor in conjunction with World Teachers day, which was established by UNESCO in 1994. in India, 5th September is celebrated as teache'rs day as it is the birth anniversary of great teacher Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan, who was a staunch believer of education and was a well known diplomat, scholar, the 2nd president of our country and above all, a teachers.

When some of his students and friends approached him and request 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". Since the year 1962, 5th September us celebrated as. Teacher's day till date. His dream was that "teachers should be the best minds in the country". Hence teacher's day is very important for all our people, as the teachers act as foundation for creating responsible citizens.

Teacher's day is celebrated to show our acknowledgement and recognition of the hard work put in by our teachers towards our development. Student take the opportunity of this special day to express their gratitude and appreciation for their teachers.