Birth anniversary of First Vice President of India, Dr S. Radhakrishnan is celebrated as Teachers day, on 5th September, every year. This shows the importance the nation attaches to the contribution of teachers in the lives of students. Knowledge is the most important tool in the life of human beings. As we grow up, we tend to learn on our own, but initially teachers play a vital role in helping students acquire knowledge. Teachers help in the overall development of children, teachers help students develop writing skills, oratory skills, leadership skills. Teachers teach children on the importance of inculcating moral values, discipline, determination, right decision making, dedication, honesty, empathy. Teachers mould the students into valuable citizens of this country. Human resources are the most important resource of a nation, teachers are the backbone of a nation for making sure that children grow up into great citizens who make invaluable contributions to the growth of the nation.