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World Teachers’ Day 2022: “The transformation of education begins with teachers”
7 October, 2022 hora: 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
In 2022, the celebrations of World Teachers’ Day will focus on the theme “The transformation of education begins with teachers”.
The official celebration event will be opened by Ms Stefania Giannini, UNESCO’s Assistant Director-General for Education, followed by statements from the representatives of the Co-Convening Partners: the International Labour Organization (ILO), UNICEF, and Education International (EI).
World Teachers’ Day 2022 at UNESCO Headquarters will include the awarding ceremony of the UNESCO-Hamdan Prize for Teacher Development and a series of other in-person and online events.
On October 7, 2022, from 14h00 to 15h30 (GMT -2), UNESCO IESALC Director, Francesc Pedró, will participate in the online panel “25th Anniversary of UNESCO’s Recommendation concerning the status of higher education teaching personnel”. Pedró will discuss the impact of the hybridization of higher education in terms of the working conditions of academic staff and the stratification of the teaching profession along a research-non-research/teaching-only line.
The meeting is convened by UNESCO in partnership with the International Labour Organization (ILO), UNICEF, and Education International (EI), supported by the International Task Force on Teachers for Education 2030.
Interpretation will be available.
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