UNESCO International Day of Education at KPIS

UNESCO International Day of Education at KPIS

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The staff and students of KPIS International School celebrated UNESCO’s (the United Nations educational department) annual International Day of Education on Friday, January 31, 2020. In 2018, the UN declared that January 24th was to be the International Day of Education, and the first such celebration was in 2019. For 2020, KPIS initiated our own International Day of Education for January 31st, as we celebrated Chinese New Year on the previous Friday. To our knowledge, KPIS is the only school in Bangkok to celebrate this International Day of Education. The rationale for the International Day of Education came from the UN Charter, Article 26 of the Declaration of Human Rights, which declared that education is a human right. UNESCO then declared that education is the key to global peace and…
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