Advocacy

Council Advocacy Chair – Heather Lindberg

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Ad·vo·ca·cy  noun \ˈad-və-kə-sē\: the act or process of supporting a cause or proposal : the act or process of advocating something; Support.

 

Everyday Advocacy
* Connect with other parents, teachers, and education advocates. Take time to network with other advocates at Focus Day. Find out what issues you have in common and what issues other families are experiencing.

* Make an appointment with your legislators. Visit app.leg.wa.gov/DistrictFinder/ or call the Legislative Information Center (360) 786-7573 for information.

*  Know Washington State PTA’S legislative priorities | https://www.wastatepta.org/focus-areas/advocacy/

* Make sure to leave it in writing. Any information you provide, whether to legislators, other parents, teachers, or education advocates should be in writing. Verify that you have something written to leave behind, even if it is just a letter, postcard, or personal story.

 

capital_rainer_leg2019 WSPTA Focus Day
Date TBD

 

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(WSPTA Focus Day, Jan.2015 – Vancouver PTA members in Olympia with Representative Sharon Wylie, 49th Legislative District.)

 

 

Region 3 Legislative Chair
Washington State PTA
Do you find yourself wishing you could make a difference at your school?  Maybe making a difference at your school district?    
Position OPEN

For more information about WSPTA Legislative priorities visit WSPTA Advocacy 

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