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Sample Proclamations

Choose from the following five sample proclamations to officially proclaim your American Education Week celebration:

 

American Education Week 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, by equipping young Americans with both practical skills and broader intellectual abilities, schools give them hope for, and access to, a productive future; and

WHEREAS, education employees, be they substitute educators, custodians, teachers, bus drivers, or librarians, work tirelessly to serve our children and communities with care and professionalism; and

WHEREAS, schools are community linchpins, bringing together adults and children, educators and volunteers, business leaders, and elected officials in a common enterprise.

NOW, THEREFORE, I, (insert name), serving as (insert title) of (insert city/state), do hereby proclaim November 14—20 as the 89th annual observance of American Education Week.


Signed this________day of____________________, 2010.
 

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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 16, 2010, 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 _________________________, 2010.


 

Education Support Professionals 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, education support professionals are an integral part of the education process; and

WHEREAS, education support professionals provide a safe and healthy learning environment for students; and

WHEREAS, education support professionals 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 Wednesday, November 17, 2010, as National Education Support Professionals Day.


I urge that we observe this day by taking time to recognize and acknowledge
the importance of education support professionals in our public schools.

 

Signed this _______ day of _________________________, 2010.
 

 

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 18, 2010, 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 child.

 

Signed this _______ day of _________________________, 2010.

 

Substitute Educators 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, substitute educators are an integral part of the education process; and

WHEREAS, substitute educators provide continuity in the learning process as well as a safe and healthy learning environment for students; and

WHEREAS, substitute educators 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 Friday, November 19, 2010, as National Substitute Educators Day.

I urge that we observe this day by taking time to recognize and acknowledge the importance of substitute educators in our public schools.

 

Signed this __________ day of _________________________, 2010.