CHAPTER 127

RELATING TO AMERICAN EDUCATION WEEK

AN ACT RELATIVE TO THE OBSERVANCE OF AMERICAN EDUCATION WEEK.

WHEREAS, American Education Week occurs in the week of November, which also contains Armistice Day; and

WHEREAS, The American Legion, The National Education Association, and The National Congress of Parents and Teachers are the co-sponsors of American Education Week; and

WHEREAS, American Education Week has been widely observed and is attracting increased attention year by year; and

WHEREAS, American Education Week should be observed throughout the State of Delaware, with special programs, visits to the schools, and in other appropriate ways; THEREFORE,

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives of the State of Delaware in General Assembly met:

That the Governor of the State of Delaware be authorized and requested to issue a Proclamation calling upon all teachers of schools to arrange special programs at some time during American Education Week, and calling upon the people of the entire State to observe it in some fitting manner.

Approved May 1, 1939.