Advocacy

Keep Up with the Issues Affecting Our Community

Looking to Help Make a Change?  Join the MI PTA Advocacy Team!

2016-2018 WA State PTA Legislative Platform

  • Social Emotional Learning
  • Amply Fund Basic Education
  • Closing the Opportunity Gap
  • Standards for Paraeducators
  • Breakfast after the Bell

Issues Also Supported (listed alphabetically)

  • Improving Educational Outcomes for Foster Children
  • Engaging Families in Student Success
  • Post-Secondary Higher Education
  • Removing Barriers to Implementing ECEAP
  • Restorative Justice and School Safety

Long-Term WA State PTA Advocacy Platform

  • Dyslexia, Dysgraphia, Dyscalculia, and Dyspraxia and their Educational Impact
  • Mitigating Environmental Hazards and Contaminants in Schools
  • Child Sex Trafficking

Email advocacy@MIPTACouncil.org  if you are interested in helping with some grassroots advocacy for one of these issues, no experience required.