Search giant Google on 5th September 2018 dedicated an animated doodle to Teachers' Day.
Google in the doodle, a spinning globe, wearing spectacles is shown as a teacher. The globe is surrounded by icons representing various subjects including physics, chemistry, music, maths, astronomy, among others.
In India, September 5 is celebrated as the Teacher's day since 1962 in honor of India's second President and revered teacher Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan, who was born on the same day in 1888. He was a teacher at Chennai's Presidency College and Calcutta University.
Sarvapalli Radhakrishnan was a great philosopher and teacher and he had a lot of love in education, so the award is given to the students who are doing good in the field of education by the Government of India.
World Teacher's day, designated by UNESCO is celebrated on October 5th every year whereas India celebrates Teachers' Day on 5th September.