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WHEREAS, Nevada educators make an important and meaningful impact in the lives of their students and the community in which they live and teach; and

WHEREAS, by instilling a love of learning, fostering growth, and inspiring new ideas, Nevada's educators build, challenge, and encourage the leaders of tomorrow; and

WHEREAS, Nevada educators dedicate their lives to their duties as teachers, remaining life-long learners and take great pride in the work that they do; and

WHEREAS, the 485,770 students in the Silver State and their families are grateful for all that educators do to ensure students receive the best education possible; and

WHEREAS, this week is a celebration to honor the importance of effective teachers, and the State of Nevada proudly recognizes and appreciates the outstanding work and dedication of all of Nevada's educators;

NOW, THEREFORE, I, STEVE SISOLAK, GOVERNOR OF THE STATE OF NEVADA, do hereby proclaim the week of May 6-10, 2019 as

TEACHER APPRECIATION WEEK IN NEVADA

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IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and caused the Great Seal of the State of Nevada to be affixed at the State Capitol in Carson City, this 2nd day of May 2019

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