Teaching a noble profession: Akbar
October 5, 2020 10:18 am
Teachers must be acknowledged and recognized by all Fijians for their dedication and commitment.[File Image]
Education Minister Rosy Akbar says teaching is a noble profession and this is evident as teachers continued to provide education even during trying times.
Education Minister Rosy Akbar made the comments as Fiji marks Teachers Day today.
With the theme, “Teachers: Leading in crisis, reimaging the future” this year, Akbar says this is a reflection of the academic challenges they’ve tackled due to the pandemic.
She says teachers must be acknowledged and recognized by all Fijians for their dedication and commitment.
“World Teachers Day in Fiji is particularly special this year as we are celebrating the 50th anniversary of our nation’s Independence on the 10th of October, 2020 which is only five days away.”
She thanked the over 13, 263 teachers for their contribution in preparing and shaping the future of Fiji.