‘Teacher’s Day’ Celebrated With Zeal At FDDI Campuses

Teacher's Day was celebrated at all the campuses of Footwear Design & Development Institute (FDDI) on 5th September 2017.

Teacher's Day in India is celebrated every year on 5th September, ever since 1962 as a mark of tribute to the contribution made by teachers to the society.

The day commemorates the birthday of Dr. Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan, a philosopher and a teacher par excellence, and also the first Vice-President of India and the second President of India.

On this occasion cultural programmes were held in all the campuses of FDDI which consisted of a vibrant array of performances. The cultural programme comprised of songs, poems, colourful dances, musical performances, skit and mimicry by the students in the presence of all the faculty and staff.

At the FDDI Noida campus, the programme commenced with ‘Laughter Yoga Therapy’ where Mr. Arun Kumar Sinha, IAS, Managing Director, FDDI, Mr. Vivek Sharma, IRS, Secretary, FDDI, Mr. Adarsh Kumar, AFHQ CS, Executive Director, FDDI & Mr. Vikas Singh, IRS, Executive Director, FDDI were present.

The day was marked with great enthusiasm where the usual activities and classes were replaced by activities of celebration, thanks giving and remembrance.

Addressing the students, Mr. Adarsh Kumar, Executive Director, FDDI said, “The role of a teacher is of paramount importance for all of us, as the teachers lay the foundation for creating enlightened citizens for the nation who could face any type of situation.”

Teaching is the one profession that creates all other professions. Teachers are like beacons of light, guiding us in the formative years of our life. Teachers mould us and in the process shape our future. What we learn from our teachers remains with us, throughout our life.