American Education Week
November 13-17, 2017
American Education Week—November 13-17, 2017—gives everyone a great opportunity to celebrate public education and honor people who make a difference in providing every child a quality education.
“Education Week has special meaning for Oregon this year,” said Jim Green, executive director of OSBA. “We need strong schools to ensure a bright economic future for Oregon.”
Green called on his fellow education advocates to renew their commitment to that cause during American Education Week.
The weeklong celebration features a special observance each day of the week. They include:
- Monday, November 13, 2017: Kickoff Day
- Tuesday, November 14, 2017: Parents Day
- Wednesday, November 15, 2017: Education Support Professionals Day
- Thursday, November 16, 2017: Educator for a Day
- Friday, November 17, 2017: Substitute Educators Day