The most powerful weapon to change the world - Daily Mirror

The most powerful weapon to change the worldDaily MirrorWith the highest priority being given to education, Sri Lanka yesterday joined the international community in celebrating “World Teacher's Day” on the theme “Teaching in Freedom, Empowering Teachers”. According to the United Nations Education ...and more »

Teachers' Empowerment: Beyond Lip Service By Tayo Ogunbiyi - Osun Defender (blog)

Osun Defender (blog)Teachers' Empowerment: Beyond Lip Service By Tayo OgunbiyiOsun Defender (blog)World Teachers' Day is celebrated annually worldwide to bring together governments, multi- and bilateral organizations, NGOs, private sector, teachers and experts in the field of teaching. Held annually on 5th October since 1994, World Teachers' Day ...and more »

Teaching with the heart | SunStar - Sun.Star

Sun.StarTeaching with the heart | SunStarSun.StarOLD people say that taking up a teaching vocation is like constructing your own room in heaven. Especially so if you're teaching children with special needs. Being a teacher is both a humbling and uplifting experience. You are given the power to mold a ...and more »

Velez: Empowering teachers and education | SunStar - Sun.Star

Velez: Empowering teachers and education | SunStarSun.StarOCTOBER 5 was World Teachers' Day, and social media was filled with greetings and anecdotes of the experience of teaching and learning from teachers. I had an experience of being a lecturer to high school students recently, and for just two hours, I ...and more »

Academic freedom a necessity for all teachers around the world- UNESCO - Namibia Economist

Namibia EconomistAcademic freedom a necessity for all teachers around the world- UNESCONamibia EconomistFor the celebration of World Teacher's Day on Thursday this week, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) said it places great importance on academic freedom for teachers to support their ability to innovate ...and more »

Teacher vacancies across Aberdeen fall to 92 as council looks at 'every possible avenue' to attract staff - Aberdeen Evening Express

Aberdeen Evening ExpressTeacher vacancies across Aberdeen fall to 92 as council looks at 'every possible avenue' to attract staffAberdeen Evening ExpressEmbargoed to 0001 Tuesday March 1 File photo dated 06/07/11 of children raising their hands to answer a question, as growing teacher shortages are having a damaging impact on children's education, according to the Association of School and College ...and more »

Eritrea: International Teacher's Day Observed Nationwide - AllAfrica.com

Eritrea: International Teacher's Day Observed NationwideAllAfrica.comAsmara — The International Teachers' Day was observed today, 5 October at national level in Tsaeda-Christian, Berik sub-zone, under the theme "Teaching in Freedom, Empowering Teachers". In a speech he delivered at the occasion, the Chairman of the ...and more »

World Teachers' Day focuses on freedom of educators - Boksburg Advertiser

Boksburg AdvertiserWorld Teachers' Day focuses on freedom of educatorsBoksburg AdvertiserThis year's celebration of World Teachers' Day is being run under the theme: “Teaching in freedom, empowering teachers'. 13 hours ago. Stock image. The focus is on the institutional autonomy and academic freedom of teachers. The United Nations ...and more »

NUT decries mass exodus of qualified teachers in Niger - The Eagle Online

NUT decries mass exodus of qualified teachers in NigerThe Eagle OnlineThe Nigeria Union of Teachers says there is mass exodus of teachers at both primary and secondary schools in Niger State due to poor condition of service and remuneration. Malam Ibrahim Umaru, the Union's Chairman in Niger State, made this known in ...and more »

Government not doing enough to raise education standard – Buhari - Daily Post Nigeria

Daily Post NigeriaGovernment not doing enough to raise education standard – BuhariDaily Post NigeriaPresident Muhammadu Buhari openly confessed, yesterday, that his government had not done enough to raise the standard of education in Nigeria to an expected level. Speaking through the Minister of Education, Adamu Adamu, at the celebration of World ...and more »

Rwanda: Government Pledges to Improve Teachers' Welfare - AllAfrica.com

Rwanda: Government Pledges to Improve Teachers' WelfareAllAfrica.comThe announcement was made yesterday as Rwanda joined the rest of the world to celebrate the International Day of Teachers. The annual celebration highlights contribution of teachers to the education and development of citizens and nations. The event ...and more »

Allow Us To work In Freedom – Teachers Tell Education Ministry - Peace FM Online

Allow Us To work In Freedom – Teachers Tell Education MinistryPeace FM OnlineThe Ghana National Association of Teachers (GNAT) has sounded a clarion call to the Ghana Education Service and the Education Ministry to let teachers work with freedom. The Acting President of GNAT, Philippa Larsen, expressed her displeasure with the ...and more »

Tonga marks World Teachers' Day - Matangi Tonga

Matangi TongaTonga marks World Teachers' DayMatangi TongaTeachers from throughout Tongatapu marked World Teachers' Day on Friday, October 6 with a theme, "Teaching in freedom, empowering teachers". Hundreds joined a colourful parade in the Central Business District and a program held, at the Queen Salote ...and more »

Teachers main partners in Qatar's development: Minister - MENAFN.COM

MENAFN.COMTeachers main partners in Qatar's development: MinisterMENAFN.COMMinister of Education and Higher Education H E Dr Mohammed Abdul Wahed Ali Al Hammadi (pictured) has said that teachers are main partners in Qatar's development and through them its main achievements can be met and with their efforts in establishing ...and more »

Dogara seeks improved welfare, stakeholders urge empowerment, training - Nigeria Today

Nigeria TodayDogara seeks improved welfare, stakeholders urge empowerment, trainingNigeria TodayThe Speaker of the House of Representatives, Yakubu Dogara yesterday urged the authorities to improve the welfare of teachers.In a statement to mark the 2017 World Teachers Day, Dogara said teachers deserve to be commended for their service to the ...and more »

Teachers in the habit of impregnating school girls warned - Lusaka Times

Lusaka TimesTeachers in the habit of impregnating school girls warnedLusaka TimesThe Professional Teachers Union of Zambia (PROTUZ) has warned that the union will not protect teachers who are in the habit of impregnating their pupils. ZANIS reports that PROTUZ President Vincent Mwitumwa said teachers found to be impregnating their ...and more »

University teachers working in miserable conditions: FAPUASA - The Express Tribune

The Express TribuneUniversity teachers working in miserable conditions: FAPUASAThe Express TribuneISLAMABAD: As world teachers day was celebrated across the globe on Thursday, Federation of All Pakistan Universities Academic Staff Association (FAPUASA) held a protest in Islamabad. University teachers in Pakistan are in miserable conditions and ...and more »

NUT decries shortage of teachers in Ondo - The Nation Newspaper

NUT decries shortage of teachers in OndoThe Nation NewspaperThe Nigeria Union of Teachers (NUT) in Ondo State yesterday expressed concern that the government has not recruited teachers for primary and secondary schools in 10 years. State NUT Chairman Oladele Amoko said some primary schools, especially in ...and more »

Teachers are the spiritual inspiration of the next generation - The Phnom Penh Post

The Phnom Penh PostTeachers are the spiritual inspiration of the next generationThe Phnom Penh PostBy Dr Hang Chuon Naron, the minister of education, youth and sport, and Anne Lemaistre, the Unesco representative in Cambodia. Yesterday, October 5, was World Teachers' Day. We know that the teacher is the most important factor influencing quality of ...and more »

Teachers in PNG need empowerment and freedom - POST-COURIER

POST-COURIERTeachers in PNG need empowerment and freedomPOST-COURIER12:00 NOON - Teachers in Papua New Guinea like every other country are a critical foundation of PNG's long-term strength, providing children, young people and adults with the knowledge and skills they need to fulfill their potential. October 6, 2017.and more »