Mark your calendars and plan to join Wake PTA Council, Wake Ed Partnership, and WCPSS for a training event for all Wake County PTA Leaders.
ADVOCATING FOR STRONG AND HEALTHY SCHOOLS AND CHILDREN
WHEN – Thursday Feb 25th 6:30 – 8:30 PM
WHERE – Leesville Road MIDDLE School
FREE for leaders from units that are Wake PTA Council members.
Keynote: Building Relationships for Advocacy
Dr. Julie Crain, VP of Policy and Research at WakeEd Partnership
Let’s get beyond the dictionary. How can you effectively advocate to improve education for your student, school and the Wake County Public School System?
Advocacy for Strong Schools: How Policy Informs Practice
Presenter: Public Schools First
Writing for Advocacy: Newletters, Articles and Letters to the Editor
Dos and Don’ts of PTA Advocacy
Presenter: North Carolina PTA
Whole School, Whole Community, Whole Child
Poe Center for Health Education and SHAC
Safety and Injury Prevention for Children, Youth, and Teens
Panelists: Safe Kids Wake County, Talk it Out & NC Governor’s Highway Safety Program
Learning to Earn and Demonstrate Exemplary Respect
Presenter: Brian Glendenning, Senior Administrator of Healthful Living, WCPSS
REGISTER here – Advocating for Strong, Healthy Schools and Children Signup