TX-PTA Rally Day
Plano ISD PTA members will go to Rally Day in Austin on Monday, February 25. The day will include speakers for relevant legislative topics, networking with other PTAs, a rally on the capitol steps, and meetings with the PISD legislators. If you are interested in attending, send email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Public School Funding
Contact your legislators to request...
- an increase in public school funding, rather than just shifting money among existing buckets
- transparency about how education-designated tax dollars are spent
School funding information
- 'Who is really funding our public schools?' (2 minute video) by raiseyourhandtexas.org
- Taxparency by Plano ISD
- 'What is recapture?' by the Center for Public Policy Priorities
- Expenditures recommendations by the Texas Commission on Public School Finance
Letters to Legislators
US Representative Sam Johnson -> 2019: Van Taylor
TX Senator Van Taylor - 2019: Angela Paxton
TX Representative Jodie Laubenberg -> 2019: Candy Noble