World Teachers Day is observed on October 05

World Teachers Day is observed on October 05
World Teachers Day is observed on October 05

World Teachers Day is observed on October 05. Every year October 05 is celebrated as World Teachers Day. The day has an aim to honour educator association across the world. This day is proclaimed by UNESCO. This year the world teacher’s day is held virtually and extended over a week from October 5 to October 12.

The theme for World Teachers’ Day 2020 is “Teachers: Leading in Crisis, Reimagining the Future”.

This day is celebrated by the UNESCO in collaboration with UNICEF, International Labour Organisation (ILO) and Education International.


In 5th October 1966, the Intergovernmental Conference was held on the Status of Teachers in Paris, France. The main objective of the conference was to analyse issues affecting teachers and their profession. At the end, the Conference reached a consensus and closed their investigation.

Finally, they published a document titled “Recommendation concerning the Status of Teachers”. The Document signed by members of the International Labour Organisation (ILO) and UNESCO.

The first World Teacher’s Day was celebrated on 5 October 1994. Since then, it has been observed every year.


  • Headquarters: Paris, France
  • Head: Audrey Azoulay
  • Founded: 1945

Related Questions:

1) World Teachers Day is adopted by which organization? – UNESCO

2) World Teachers day is first celebrated on which year? – 1994

3) Where is the headquarters of UNESCO located? – Paris,France

4) What is the theme for World Teacher’s Day 2020? – Teachers: Leading in Crisis, Reimagining the Future

5) National Teachers day is celebrated on which date? – November 05

6) World Animal Day is celebrated on – November 04

7) Teachers’ Day in India is celebrated to commemorate the birth anniversary of whom? – Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan

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