When is Teacher's Day?
In our country and in many other countriesEvery year, Teacher's Day is celebrated. Despite this fact, not everyone knows when Teacher's Day, which day exactly. Now we will tell you when celebrate Teacher's Day in Russia and in other countries.
history of the holiday
To begin, perhaps, it is worthwhile that this holidaywas established in 1965, under the Soviet Union. And earlier it was celebrated on the very first Sunday of October. But since 1994, in Russia, the teacher's day began to celebrate the fifth of October, this day is considered the World Teachers' Day, which was established by the United Nations - UNESCO. It is because of this that such confusion has turned out.
For example, in Ukraine, Latvia, Kazakhstan,Moldova, Byelorussia and in some other countries Teacher's Day is still celebrated in the old manner on the very first Sunday of the tenth month (that is, October). In Uzbekistan this holiday is celebrated on the first of October.
Particular attention is paid to this holidayof course, in schools. On this day, teachers accept congratulations from their students, both from the present and from the former. Schoolchildren give their beloved teachers flowers, gifts, sweets. In the assembly halls of schools, festive concerts are held with congratulations, schoolchildren prepare colorful wall newspapers.
Teacher's Day in different countries
- In Australia, Teacher's Day is celebrated on the very last Friday of October.
- In Albania, the Teacher's Day is celebrated on the 8th of March, on the International Women's Day.
- In Argentina in memory of Domingo F. Sarmiento Teacher's Day is celebrated on the eleventh of September.
- In Brazil, this holiday is celebrated on the fifteenth of October.
- In Vietnam - the twentieth of November.
- In the Republic of Korea this holiday is celebrated on the fifteenth of May.
- In the Republic of China, Teacher's Day is celebrated on the twenty-eighth of September - this is the birthday of Confucius.
- In Turkey, Teacher's Day is celebrated on the twenty-fourth of November.
- In India, Teacher's Day is celebrated on the fifth of September (this is the birthday of S. Radhakrishnan).
Now you know when Teacher's Day. Do not forget to congratulate your teachers on the fifth of October!