CHAPTER 757

STATE OF DELAWARE

EXECUTIVE DEPARTMENT

DOVER

PROCLAMATION

WHEREAS, Career Education is the top educational priority of this State; and

WHEREAS, Vocational Education is the vital core of Career Education; and

WHEREAS, emphasis on preparing individuals to enter employment and to be upgraded from present employment levels has been markedly increased; and

WHEREAS, Vocational Education appears to offer the single most promising route toward alleviating the critical social problems of our State and Country; and

WHEREAS, the third week in February has been established by the Delaware Vocational Association and the Vocational Youth Organizations of Delaware as "Vocational Education Week;" and

WHEREAS, the ultimate success of this endeavor rests with each and every individual who is concerned with providing opportunities through a comprehensive career curriculum for all students;

NOW, THEREFORE, I, Sherman W. Tribbitt, Governor of the State of Delaware, do hereby proclaim the week of February 11-17, 1973, as

VOCATIONAL EDUCATION WEEK

in Delaware, and urge all residents of the First State to observe this week by making themselves beter acquainted with Vocational Education opportunities by visiting any vocational program in their area.

IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I, SHERMAN W. TRIBBITT, Governor of the State of Delaware, have hereunto set my hand and caused the Great Seal of the said State to be hereunto affixed at Dover this 1st day of February,

(GREAT SEAL) in the year of our Lord, one thousand nine hundred and seventy-three and of the Independence of the United States of America, the one hundred and ninety-eighth.

SHERMAN W. TRIBBITT, Governor

Attest: ROBERT H. REED, Secretary of State