The Department of Education issues DepEd Order No. 63, s. 2020 or the 2O2O National Teachers’ Month and National Teachers’ Day/World Teachers’ Day Celebrations.
The celebrations are pursuant to Presidential Proclamation No. 242 titled Declaring the Period from September 5 to October 5 of Every Year as National Teachers’ Month, as well as Republic Act No. 10743 titled An Act Declaring the Fifth Day of October of Every Year as the National Teachers’ Day and its lmplementing Rules and Regulations, and the designation of the World Teachers’ Day every 5th of October by the United Nations Education and Cultural Organizations (UNESCO).