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Proclamation National Teacher Appreciation Week 2018


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.