Every day, Queensland teachers a making a positive difference - creating opportunities for their students, empowering the minds of young people and proudly teaching our state's future leaders, innovators and influencers.
World Teachers' Day is a wonderful opportunity to celebrate and thank Queensland teachers for the important role they play across our state.
World Teachers' Day is a wonderful opportunity to recognise and applaud Queensland teachers for their important role in our communities and for the positive impact they have on the lives of students.
This year’s theme Teaching – where the future begins applauds the innovative and inspirational practices teachers use to help create better futures for their students.
Let’s join together to thank all Queensland Teachers on World Teachers’ Day, Friday 27 October 2023.
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Celebrated in more than 100 countries worldwide, World Teachers' Day was established by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO) in 1994 to recognise the role of teachers in society.
World Teachers' Day is held internationally on 5 October. As the day usually falls during the Australian school holidays, Queensland celebrates on the last Friday in October.