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2019 - 2020 LEGISLATURE
May 23, 2019 - Introduced by Senators Larson, Bewley, Shilling, Olsen, Hansen,
Bernier, Wirch, Carpenter, Schachtner, Risser and L. Taylor, cosponsored
by Representatives Pope, Vruwink, Milroy, Bowen, Crowley, Fields, Hebl,
Kolste, Sinicki, L. Myers, Vining, Spreitzer, Duchow, Rodriguez, Zamarripa,
Ohnstad, Sargent, Thiesfeldt, Skowronski, Considine, Hesselbein,
Billings, Horlacher, Anderson, Neubauer, Shankland, Pronschinske, C.
, Gruszynski, Emerson, Stubbs, Tusler, Riemer, Petryk, Subeck and
Novak. Referred to Committee on Senate Organization.
SJR40,1,2 1Relating to: recognizing May 6 through May 10, 2019, as Teacher Appreciation
SJR40,1,53 Whereas, for generations, Wisconsin teachers have maintained a strong
4tradition of excellence in educating students and preparing them for college, careers,
5and their futures; and
SJR40,1,86 Whereas, teachers have made incalculable positive impacts on our children,
7spending their own time and money preparing lessons, grading assignments, and
8ensuring their classrooms have what is necessary to learn effectively; and
SJR40,1,109 Whereas, they display this sacrifice and deep commitment in order to maintain
10high levels of understanding, integrity, and performance; and
SJR40,1,1211 Whereas, teachers serve many roles for our students, not only as educators but
12also as role models, mentors, coaches, and counselors; and
SJR40,1,1513 Whereas, their success is vital to the economic and cultural development of our
14state, teaching job skills, creating leaders, and ensuring that our workforce and
15citizens have the tools they need to succeed; and
1Whereas, teachers also contribute to the survival of democracy by
2strengthening communities and families and providing the base for informed and
3educated citizens; and
SJR40,2,64 Whereas, Wisconsin must recognize the contributions of teachers with
5gratitude and respect, as they strive to maintain and improve the condition of
6education in our great state; now, therefore, be it
SJR40,2,9 7Resolved by the senate, the assembly concurring, That the Wisconsin
8Legislature joins families, students, and education colleagues in recognizing May 6
9through May 10, 2019, as Teacher Appreciation Week.
SJR40,2,1010 (End)