A Culture of High Expectations and Excellence
National Teacher Appreciation Week 2018
WHEREAS, teachers make public schools great; and
WHEREAS, teachers work to open students' minds to ideas, knowledge, and dreams; and
WHEREAS, teachers keep American democracy alive by laying the foundation for good citizenship; and
WHEREAS, teachers fill many roles, as listeners, explorers, role models, motivators and mentors; and
WHEREAS, teachers continue to influence us long after our school days are only memories;
Now, therefore, I, Eric Greitens serving as Governor of Missouri, Do hereby proclaim
May 7-11, 2018, as National Teacher Appreciation Week
I urge that we observe this day by taking time to recognize and acknowledge the impact of teachers on our lives.
Signed this 7th day of May 2018.