03-17-12: School Retirees Appreciation Week is March 19-23
03-17-12: School Retirees Appreciation Week is March 19-23

Gov. Chris Gregoire has proclaimed March 19-23 as School Retirees Appreciation Week in the state of Washington.

The proclamation, signed by Gregoire in December, states in part that the Washington State School Retirees Association (WSSRA) "supports and encourages retired educators to remain active in the education profession through volunteer activities associated with learning."