TEACHER’S DAY CELEBRATED IN SCHOOLS OF DISTRICT KATHUA.
Week-long celebration as a tribute to Dr. Radhakrishnan to follow.
KATHUA 05-09-2022. Teacher’s Day was celebrated with enthusiasm in schools, colleges, and educational institutions across district Kathua. Many events highlighting the significance of a teacher and honoring their work towards society were organized in the institutions of the district.
The day at the schools started with a special assembly and a tribute to Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan, the first Vice-President of India and the second President of India. Dr. Radhakrishnan was also a scholar, teacher and renowned philosopher and Teachers’ Day also marks the birth anniversary of Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan.
The teachers and students also made speeches on the life and teaching of Dr. Radhakrishnan. Later in the day, the students performed role play with their respective teachers. The students also participated in activities such as poster making, writing poems, and drawing inspired by their teachers and the life of Dr. Radhakrishnan. It is worth mentioning Education department has decided to mark this year’s Teacher’s Day as a week-long celebration wherein activities such as speeches, debates, essay writing competitions, cultural programs, screening of educational/inspirational films, games, singing, and dancing competition along with facilitation of teachers would be held at schools on different days of the week.
Mr. P.L. Thapa, The Chief Education Officer of the district Kathua congratulated the teaching community on the occasion and thanked them for their contribution to building a civilized society. He said that from imparting invaluable knowledge and making learning fun to guiding one towards the right path, a teacher’s contribution to one’s life is unmatched. The officer said that Teachers’ Day is celebrated on September 5 to honor educators and recognize the effort that they put into shaping young individuals. The day serves as an opportunity to show gratitude to the teachers and educators who play an important role in shaping the future of their students. Besides providing knowledge and values, teachers guide us through challenges and strengthen our foundation. Teachers shape our future and act as an inspiration for many of us.
Many students present their teachers with heartfelt notes, handmade cards, and other gifts on this day. The day is also marked by remembering all the great teachers that have left a mark and inspired generations with their work.