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Honoring Laura Swanson upon the occasion of her designation as recipient of the Outstanding Teacher of the Year Award by the Suffolk...

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LEGISLATIVE RESOLUTION honoring Laura Swanson upon the occasion of her
designation as recipient of the Outstanding Teacher of the Year Award by
the Suffolk Association for Continuing Community Education on June 10,
2013

WHEREAS, It is the sense of this Legislative Body to recognize and
commend those outstanding individuals of distinguished purpose whose
purposeful lives and distinguished careers have been committed to the
pursuit of excellence in the education of the citizens of this great
Empire State; and
WHEREAS, Attendant to such concern, and in full accord with its long-
standing traditions, this Legislative Body is justly proud to honor
Laura Swanson upon the occasion of her designation as recipient of the
Outstanding Teacher of the Year Award by the Suffolk Association for
Continuing Community Education at its Awards Ceremony to be held on
Monday, June 10, 2013; and
WHEREAS, The Suffolk Association for Continuing Community Education
(SACCE) was founded to promote lifelong learning opportunities for
adults within Suffolk County and beyond the county's borders; its
purpose is to advance adult education as a vital factor in adult growth,
development and fulfillment; and
WHEREAS, Through the sharing of resources and ideas with colleagues in
the Nassau Association, and under the umbrella of the New York State
Association, SACCE strives to increase the recognition of and respect
for continuing community education and its professionals; in addition,
it is the goal of the organization to exercise leadership in the advoca-
cy of adult community and continuing education at the local, state and
national levels; and
WHEREAS, A teacher of singular distinction and professionalism, Laura
Swanson has continually demonstrated extreme competence, extraordinary
intelligence, and diligent leadership in her unwavering service to her
community and profession and consequently, has been designated for this
most prestigious honor; and
WHEREAS, Laura Swanson has been employed with Western Suffolk BOCES
since 1999; she works as an Adult Career and Technical Education
instructor and teaches computer classes at Western Suffolk BOCES, the
Suffolk County Department of Labor, and corporations across Long Island,
as well as in libraries from Lakeville to West Hampton, New York; and
WHEREAS, Laura Swanson is exceedingly knowledgeable in her field; her
professionalism far exceeds expectations; she is very patient with her
students, and fosters a very productive and enjoyable learning environ-
ment; and
WHEREAS, It is the sense of this Legislative Body that those who
enhance the quality of life in their community and have shown a long and
sustained commitment to the maintenance of high standards in their
profession, certainly have earned recognition and applause; now, there-
fore, be it
RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause in its deliberations to
honor Laura Swanson upon the occasion of her designation as recipient of
the Outstanding Teacher of the Year Award by the Suffolk Association for
Continuing Community Education on June 10, 2013; and be it further
RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to Laura Swanson.

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  • 21 / May / 2013
    • REFERRED TO FINANCE
  • 23 / May / 2013
    • REPORTED TO CALENDAR FOR CONSIDERATION
  • 23 / May / 2013
    • ADOPTED

Resolution Details

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Resolutions, Legislative

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