His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah graced a ceremony held Wednesday April,11,2012 , marking Teacher Day and honoring a host of devoted teachers for the scholastic year 2010-2011, at the Basic Education College in Shamiya.
His Highness was greeted upon arrival by Minister of Education and Minister of Higher Education Nayef Al-Hajraf and members of the organizing committee. Officials there to attend the event included His Highness the Crown Prince Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, National Assembly (NA) Speaker Ahmad Al-Saadoun, former NA speaker Jassem Al-Kharafi, senior Sheikhs, His Highness Sheikh Nasser Al-Mohammad Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah, His Highness the Prime Minister Sheikh Jaber Al-Mubarak Al-Hamad Al-Sabah, and a number of senior state officials.
Minister Al-Hajraf addressed the audiences on the occasion, and another speech followed on behalf of the teachers being honored by Walid Al-Shatti. A documentary on the theme "Unleash your enthusiasm ... Release your energy" was then screened before an operetta by students and the honoring of the selected teachers for this scholastic year.
His Highness the Amir left the venue after receiving a commemorative token on this occasion.