ISLAMABAD - Teachers role is vital in raising awareness among school-going children on dengue fever, its symptoms, control and prevention. Teachers are a great influence on the students and are role models for them; hence they can spread the message on dengue prevention and control most effectively and reach a large number of households. These were the views shared by the World Health Organisation and Capital Development Authority dengue experts while addressing a one day Dengue Fever Orientation Training for School Teachers at the Islamabad Model school here WHO in collaboration with Capital Development Authority.