Teachers’ Day in Taiwan – September 28
Taiwan annually celebrates Teachers’ Day, also known as Confucius Day on September 28. This holiday commemorates the birthday of Confucius, who is believed to be the model master educator in ancient China.
Celebration of Teachers’ Day occurs in the temples of Confucius all around Taiwan. A number of dancers and musicians participate in this festival which is known as the Grand Ceremony Dedicated to Confucius.
In addition to the religious festival, all the teachers are awarded for their excellent work and efforts. The celebration of Teachers’ Day is a good opportunity for students to visit their teachers and express their words of gratitude and respect.