The influence of a good teacher cannot be erased and Big B has proven it time and again throughout his career, that spans over five decades. He has left a trail of iconic performances throughout his acting career, even as a teacher. Right from Chupke Chupke to his upcoming Brahmastra.
In 2017, as many as 57 teachers from different districts were chosen to be honoured at state-level felicitation ceremony which was supposed to be held on September 5, 2018 in Bhubaneswar to mark Teachers’ Day.
Among the felicitated teachers was Ishwar Chandra Nayak from Odisha. He presently serves at Kanapur Primary School under Sagada Panchayat of Nimapara area.
The President was addressing the gathering at National Teachers Awards ceremony where she recalled the contribution of her school teachers due to which she became the first girl from her village to go to college.
The cow shed at Jatiparilo village in Cuttack district’s Mahanga block is not the one like the others. It has seen its golden days, a cradle for many who are now holding respected posts in the State, nation and different parts of the world as well.
On the occasion of Teachers’ Day, President of India Ram Nath Kovind on Sunday honoured 44 teachers with National Award in recognition of their contribution to the society.
These teachers-turned-politicians, in their own way shaped the politics of Uttar Pradesh in the past three decades – whether it was ‘Mandal' or ‘Kamandal'—and pushed a national party like the Congress out of the political centre-stage in the state.
Bhubaneswar: Schools across the state wore a festive look as students teamed up to host a number of activities and make their teachers feel special on occasion of Teacher’s Day even as a section of block grant teachers decided to observe the day as ‘Black Day’. At some schools, teachers were offered prayers with flowers […]
Bhubaneswar: Offering floral tributes to Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan on his birth anniversary, Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik today took to twitter to wish the teachers on Teachers’ Day. Later, at a function at Jayadev Bhawan, he presented State Awards to 100 teachers including 25 women from across the State for their outstanding contribution to the field of […]
New Delhi/Bhubaneswar: The Ministry of Human Resource Development (HRD) has launched Diksha, a unique initiative towards digital infrastructure for teachers on the occasion of Teachers’ day today. The national digital platform of teaching resources will help teachers access in-class resources, teacher training content, assessment aids and interaction with the community of teachers across the country. […]
Ganjam: Teachers’ day turned fatal for a class VI student who got killed after a school wall collapsed on him in Khallikote of Ganjam district on Tuesday. The incident occurred today morning at Bania UGME School where the school students had gathered to celebrate Teachers’ Day. Sources said some section of the school was under […]
Koraput: Chief Minister Naveen Patnaik will inaugurate Saheed Laxman Nayak Medical College and Hospital in Koraput tomorrow, on the eve of Teachers’ Day. While the admissions process is already completed, preparations for the start of the first academic session are in final phase. The authorities have made all arrangements for the inauguration and are giving […]
New Delhi: The Environment Ministry will launch an awareness initiative, under which an online quiz competition ‘Prakriti Khoj’ will be conducted at the national level on September 5, on the occasion of Teachers’ Day, a statement said. The ministry in the statement said that it will be an ideal medium to reach out to young […]
New Delhi: Google on Wednesday celebrated Teachers’ Day with an animated doodle as a tribute to every teacher around the globe. The doodle showed a spinning globe with spectacles surrounded by many subjects. Some of the subjects depicted were sports, music, astronomy and chemistry — showing that knowledge need not be just bookish. Teachers’ Day […]
Writing in ThePrint today, senior journalist Shivam Vij has listed no less than five reasons why Teachers’ Day should be ‘abolished’. All the five reasons cited by Vij – deification of teachers, poor teaching quality, absence of social equality and critical thinking in teacher-student relationship, sexual abuse and corporal punishment – have some truth. But […]
New Delhi: President Ram Nath Kovind, Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Home Minister Amit Shah and many other leaders took to Twitter on Thursday to pay homage to former President Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan on his 131st birth anniversary. Paying tribute to S. Radhakrishnan and the entire teaching community, Kovind tweeted: “On Teachers’ Day, I pay homage to […]
New Delhi: Legendary cricketer Sachin Tendulkar on Thursday paid tributes to his childhood coach late Ramakant Achrekar on the occasion of Teacher’s Day. Taking to Twitter, Tendulkar went down the memory lane and shared a picture of him learning batting techniques from Achrekar. “Teachers impart not just education but also values. Achrekar Sir taught me […]
Mumbai: On the occasion of Teachers’ Day on September 5, several TV actors shared the important life lessons they have learnt in life during the ongoing pandemic. “I felt the life we live these days is too fastpaced and the pandemic brought everything to a standstill. We were too engrossed in our daily life that […]
‘RRB Exam Dates’ became the top trend on Twitter on Saturday after students in huge number started tweeting about it and called for ‘Thali Bajo’ on the occasion of Teachers’ Day. Alleging inordinate delay in the exam, appointment and other issues, students demanded to expedite the entire recruitment process. And to support the cause, they […]
New Delhi: President Ram Nath Kovind, Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Union Home Minister Amit Shah paid homage to former President Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan on his 132nd birth anniversary on the occasion of Teachers’ Day. “President Kovind paid floral tributes to Dr S. Radhakrishnan, former President of India, on his birth anniversary at Rashtrapati Bhavan,” a […]
New Delhi: For infusing joyful learning to making maths easy and developing innovative methods of teaching—47 teachers from across the country were conferred the National Teachers’ Awards by President Ram Nath Kovind on Saturday. The national level awards are given on Teachers’ Day to celebrate the unique contribution of some of the finest teachers in […]
By Sandeep Sahu What separates an average teacher from a ‘good’ teacher? And what special attribute elevates a ‘good’ teacher to a ‘great’ teacher? A teacher who teaches well is obviously a ‘good’ teacher. But a ‘good’ teacher does not become a ‘great’ teacher if he just teaches well. The truly great teachers, in this […]
New Delhi: “Sincere, calm, quiet”, that is how deceased actor Sushant Singh Rajput’s teacher, who taught him engineering, remembers him on this Teachers’ Day, even as the world is scrambling to put labels of “bipolar, addict and depressed” on him. His teacher also refuses to believe he could commit suicide and demands “justice” for him. […]
Bhubaneswar: Two Odia teachers have made the State proud by bagging the coveted National Awards along with 45 others from across the country from the President of India, Ram Nath Kovind in the first-ever award ceremony held virtually on the occasion of Teachers’ Day on Saturday. They were Tapas Kumar Mohanty of Bhima Bhoi School […]