Resolution J1359-2013

Commending Pearl Cummings, Parent Coordinator of Brooklyn, New York



  • Apr 23, 2013: ADOPTED
  • Apr 19, 2013: REFERRED TO FINANCE


LEGISLATIVE  RESOLUTION  commending the Parent Coordinators of Brooklyn,
New York, upon the occasion of celebrating the 2nd Annual Parent Coordi-
nators Appreciation Day

WHEREAS, It is the sense of this Legislative Body to recognize  and  pay
just  tribute to the Parent Coordinators in each school directly respon-
sible for supporting families  and  supporting  parent  involvement  and
strengthening the educational system of the State of New York; and
  WHEREAS,  Attendant  to such concern, and in keeping with its time-ho-
nored traditions, it is the intent of this Legislative Body  to  commend
Pearl Cummings, Parent Coordinator of Brooklyn, New York, upon the occa-
sion of celebrating the 2nd Annual Parent Coordinators Appreciation Day;
  WHEREAS,  On  Friday,  May  17,  2013,  Healthfirst will be hosting an
appreciation breakfast at Crystal Manor to honor Pearl Cummings,  Parent
Teacher  Coordinator;  this  year's  theme  is  "Blazing  a  Path to the
Future"; and
  WHEREAS, It  is  said  that  comprehensive  parent  partnerships  make
certain  that every school develops and implements an effective plan for
parental and  family  engagement,  ensuring  a  family  friendly  school
climate  in  cooperation  with  an academically enriched environment for
both teachers and students; and
  WHEREAS,  The  successful  sharing  of  ideas,  enriching  of   school
districts and maintaining of specific roles by Pearl Cummings and Parent
Coordinators   throughout   Brooklyn,  New  York,  including  conducting
outreach to get other parents involved in  school  life  and  supporting
school activities, are essential in the community; and
  WHEREAS, Pearl Cummings, Parent Coordinators, administrators, teachers
and  support  staff  are  all committed to ensuring academic success and
together look forward to working toward excellent academic growth; and
  WHEREAS, The Parent Coordinators Appreciation Day provides an opportu-
nity to recognize Pearl Cummings, and the significant  contributions  to
the  quality  of  life and the progression of our educational system and
for all people to gain a greater appreciation of the role Parent Coordi-
nators will continue to play in our society; and
  WHEREAS, This Legislative Body is pleased to have this opportunity  to
recognize  such  a respectable and dedicated group of parents like Pearl
Cummings who foster pride in education and exemplify  family  engagement
that  represents  and strengthens the fabric of the people and the State
of New York; now, therefore, be it
  RESOLVED, That this Legislative Body pause  in  its  deliberations  to
commend  Pearl  Cummings upon the occasion of celebrating the 2nd Annual
Parent Coordinators Appreciation Day; and be it further
  RESOLVED, That a copy of this Resolution, suitably engrossed, be tran-
smitted to Pearl Cummings.


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