"Thank you teacher"

Children around the world thank teachers for helping them keep learning before, during and after COVID-19 school closures.

Thank you teacher
23 September 2020

COVID-19 has caused unprecedented disruption to education, with a peak of more than 1.5 billion children in 190 countries out of school.

During this time, teachers have gone to incredible lengths to help their students keep learning. To every teacher around the world, we have two words for you:

Thank you!

From children and young people in Bhutan and the Philippines, to Uganda and the United States, here it is in their own words:

We asked children what they're looking forward to most about going back to school