The world needs to hire a total of 6.8 million teachers. The International Task Force on Teachers for Education for All was created as a response to the huge need of teachers that is preventing countries from providing good quality, inclusive education for their citizens be they young children or adults.
Whether you are a brick layer, a doctor, dentist, prime minister or grocery clerk you passed through the hands of a teacher. The role of the teacher is crucial in the development of every member of society. They help individuals develop the skills and capacity which they then use to build their nation.
Date: December 2013