National Education Day in Poland

National Education Day in Poland

On This Day October 14, Poland celebrate their National Education Day. Previously the holiday celebrated as Teacher’s Day. However, holiday renamed as a National Education Day.

It was still remains the professional holiday of all Polish teachers and other school employees.

This day is the anniversary of the creation of the Commission of National Education, created in 1773 through the initiative of King Stanisław August Poniatowski.

Poland organised special events at schools and children congratulate their teachers on the holiday. Also students gives flowers and sweets to their teachers.