Invite Parents to School Day Proclamation
WHEREAS, public schools are the backbone of our democracy, providing young people with the tools they need to maintain our nation's precious values of freedom, civility and equality; and
WHEREAS, parents are an integral part of the education process; and
WHEREAS, parents provide a safe, healthy, and nourishing learning environment for their children; and
WHEREAS, parents are continuously involved in their children’s education and committed to their success in school.
NOW, THEREFORE, I, (insert name), serving as (insert title) of (insert city/state), do hereby proclaim Tuesday, November 17, 2009, as Parents Day.
I urge that we observe this day by taking time to recognize and acknowledge
the important role of parents in making public education great for their children.
Signed this ______ day of _________________________, 2009.