Expressing gratitude for the teachers who taught him and emphasizing the role of a teacher in nation building, Union Minister for Human Resources development Mr. Prakash Javadekar honored educationists, teachers and gurus at a function at Fergusson college in Pune on Sunday. "I am saluting all teachers of the country when I am felicitating my teachers", he said at 'Guru Pranaam' function.
Recalling the contribution of his own teachers in adding value to his life the Minister urged teachers to make education interesting and not dragging.
"Teachers can transform Indian education. The Government trusts the ability of teachers. Many teachers in the country are already doing a transformational job. But all teachers must be part of this mission," he said, adding "if they(teachers) are determined they can ensure quality of education". "There will be appreciation of efforts by them and there will be accountability", the Minister said.