Teachers day is special to educators and to people who appreciate the profession of teaching. In many parts of Asia, teachers are highly regarded because they are the people who made us all educated and who teach us the right values and conducts applicable in our everyday life.
In China, Malaysia, Philippines , and to other parts in the continent, form parents to students, everybody are taking advantage of the chance on teachers day to thanks to their teachers effort. In particular to the country of Philippines, when this day is coming, students become busy preparing for the said day to celebrate. This is considered as an important day because this is the day of honoring the world’s educators, especially those who have contributed dedicatedly the best to their students and to the society.
Typically, the incident to come across when this day arrives is the lively and exciting atmosphere of the school’s environment. Early in the morning, you’ll see the students and the teachers as well with smile on their faces.
Also, during the celebration you will hear the random bursts of songs dedicated to the teachers, a masquerade play where students are going to reenact what their teachers used to do being the educators, and of course, the giving of gifts is always present.
Students handing their teachers poems in cute cards, or home baked cakes and cookies in a jar, bunch of flowers, or any item that are useful for teachers daily routine in the classroom are the common incidents that happen throughout the day.
In some cases, alumni are there to attend the celebration to commemorate the special day with their former teachers who made them become what they are now. As an honor to their teachers, some will bring precious gifts, while others will participate to prepare for the said grand event.
Now, if teachers day is approaching in your country to celebrate and you are now confounding what kind of teachers appreciation gift to give to your teacher, the useful gifts are practical like the subsequent examples:
- A bag full of school supplies such as pens, sticky notepad, markers, etc.
- Umbrella with a note affix on it saying: “Thank you for bringing sunshine to enlighten our minds.”
Whatever gifts you eventually choose, always bear in mind that all teachers appreciate the idea. Every present tends to create a lasting appreciation. Teachers in Asia are all appreciated!