April 8, 2019: Week of the Young Child

PROCLAMATION     

  • Whereas quality early childhood education promotes the intellectual, emotional and physical development of children, which in turn prepares them to be responsible and contributing members of society; and
  • Whereas Pasadena is a strong, safe community which is supportive of families raising caring and capable children, and it appreciates the many organizations that provide financial support to increase access to high-quality preschool for our young people; and
  • Whereas public policies and programs which support early learning for all young children are crucial to their futures, and teachers and others who contribute significantly to the lives of young children in our community deserve our recognition and gratitude; and
  • Whereas as educators and parents around the country celebrate Week of the Young Child, the City of Pasadena recognizes the importance of Aim High Learning Services as it celebrates the Week of the Young Child with the theme “Celebrating Children”;
  • Now, Therefore I, Terry Tornek, Mayor of the City of Pasadena, on behalf of the City Council, do hereby proclaim the week of April 8-13, 2019 in Pasadena as Week of the Young Child

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