World Teachers Day 2023: A Day for Recognition and Support

Each October, we celebrate World Teachers Day. But what exactly is this holiday, and how is it different from Teacher Appreciation Day? Learn all about this special day, and find ideas for celebrating World Teachers Day 2023.

What is World Teachers Day?

First celebrated in 1994, World Teachers Day was created by UNESCO and Education International (EI). It’s an international holiday, one that’s meant to recognize the importance of teachers across the globe.