Legislative Chairman

contact: legislative@planopta.org
PISD Council of PTAs Legislative Facebook Group

 

Advocacy is at the core of our PTA mission to make every child's potential a reality. By engaging and educating members on important issues at the local, state and national level, PTAs become an important voice in making decisions that impact Texas families.

Quick-Start Actions

Duties at a Glance

  • Identify policy issues of interest to your PTA membership and monitor through local and national media, school district policies, school board meetings, and PTA resources.
  • Advocate for policies aligned with Texas PTA's Legislative Priorities.
  • Present legislative reports at all Association and board meetings.
  • Provide members with contact information for elected officials, while sharing action alerts and encouraging participation.
  • Meet with elected officials at least annually.
  • Network with PTA Advocacy Leaders in your community to collaborate on common goals.
  • Promote and participate in Texas PTA’s bi-annual Rally Day.

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