International Day for Tolerance 16 November Help celebrate and respect the rich variety of our world's cultures, our forms of expression and ways of being human on November 16 - the International Day for Tolerance. Friday the 8th of November is dyslexia awareness day Start conversations and raise awareness about dyslexia in our school and community on Friday the 8th of November. World Science Day for Peace and Development World Science Day for Peace and Development, 2019 theme: "Open science, leaving no one behind". World Teachers' Day 2019 Let's recognise and appreciate teachers and the important role they play in shaping the next generation. This year, Teacher's Day is focusing on the #brightfuture of the profession including beginning teachers starting their career. Diwali 2019 Diwali is the five-day festival of lights, celebrated by millions of Hindus, Sikhs and Jains across the world.