Educator for a 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, community leaders are an integral part of the education process; and
WHEREAS, community leaders work to provide a safe and healthy learning environment for students of public schools; and
WHEREAS, community leaders work tirelessly to serve our children and communities with care and professionalism.
NOW, THEREFORE, I, (insert name), serving as (insert title) of (insert city/state), do hereby proclaim Thursday, November 19, 2009, as Educator for a Day.
I urge that we observe this day by taking time to recognize and acknowledge
the important role of community leaders in making public schools great for every student.
Signed this _______ day of _________________________, 2009.