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Monthly Legislation Advocacy Briefing and Office Hour - Shared screen with speaker view
Vinita Verma
01:08:52
Lea Darrah-Director of Legislation-ldarrah@capta.org
Vinita Verma
01:09:36
http://toolkit.capta.org/advocacy/legislative-program/california-state-pta-legislative-bill-positions/
Vinita Verma
01:09:47
http://toolkit.capta.org/advocacy/local-advocacy/
Vinita Verma
01:10:19
http://toolkit.capta.org/advocacy/election-campaigns/
Vinita Verma
01:11:56
CAPTA resolutions- http://toolkit.capta.org/advocacy/resolutions/
Vinita Verma
01:12:34
How to take position statement- http://toolkit.capta.org/advocacy/position-statements/
Vinita Verma
01:13:38
Lea Darrah-Director of Legislation-ldarrah@capta.org
Vinita Verma
01:15:22
Study the issue- http://toolkit.capta.org/advocacy/local-advocacy/study-the-issues/
Vinita Verma
01:15:38
How to do a study - http://toolkit.capta.org/programs/advocacy-action-plans/how-to-make-a-study/
Vinita Verma
01:15:55
Advocacy action plan - http://toolkit.capta.org/programs/advocacy-action-plans/
Vinita Verma
01:16:58
https://capta.org/focus-areas/advocacy/resolutions/
Vinita Verma
01:17:12
http://toolkit.capta.org/advocacy/legislative-program/legislation-platform/
Vinita Verma
01:17:23
Please use state and national PTA resolutions to guide you in this process
Lan Nguyen
01:23:34
Can pta's also support by a vote to donate funds to support a measure, like a bond measure, along with the resolution of support?
Vinita Verma
01:25:26
Advocacy callDecember 14, January 18, February 15, March 15, April 19, May 24
David Siegrist
01:25:52
Great presentation. Thank you
Jessica Geyer (she/her)
01:26:17
The December call was changed to the 21st correct?
Vinita Verma
01:26:40
https://capta.org/resource/screen-side-chat/
Vinita Verma
01:27:03
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/california-state-pta-2022-legislation-conference-tickets-192409942317
Casper Casparian
01:27:49
great tip on Southwest! Thank you
Heidi Brewington
01:28:09
$59 fare going on with southwest currently (one-way)
Louise Robertson
01:28:19
Will the Capitol be open in January?
Heidi Brewington
01:28:48
For students attending, are there forms / restrictions
David Siegrist
01:28:50
Does PTA do any outreach to invite Assembly and Senate Members and their staff to join PTA?
Vinita Verma
01:28:53
https://capta.org/resource/screen-side-chat/
Vinita Verma
01:30:04
Anita Avrick-Education -aavrick@capta.orgBrian Bonner-Family Engagement -bbonner@capta.orgLea Darrah-Director of Legislation-ldarrah@capta.orgDianna MacDonald-Federal Advocate-dmacdonald@capta.orgBeth Meyerhoff-Education- bmeyerhoff@capta.orgMelanie Lucas-Education-mlucas@capta.orgMarilyn Lucey-Ballot Measures-mlucey@capta.orgAmy Rickard-Community Concerns-arickard@capta.orgVinita Verma-Health -vverma@capta.org
David Siegrist
01:30:16
Does PTA invite school board Superinendents, Admin., and Boar Members to join PTA?
Debra Koven
01:30:51
Will there also be virtual access to the Leg Conf?
Kristi Mickler
01:31:36
will charts be shared?
Casper Casparian
01:33:25
Is there a regular legislation team newsletter? A briefing we can share with units as appropriate
Danielle Litak
01:33:54
To advocate for school wants/needs to district…which is more effective -o have parents individually campaign with a letter than can be customized and sent from their personal email, or for all to sign an online letter that can be sent as one letter with all attached signatures?
David Siegrist
01:34:28
Are their requests for presenters?
David Siegrist
01:35:36
Can you provide a list of possible workshops (topics.)
Vinita Verma
01:36:52
Please feel free to save this chat for all the links in the chat for advocacy
David Siegrist
01:37:29
One topic? The importance of PTA members to attend school board meetings and provide input. At our school board meetngs, we do not have public attending.
Danielle Litak
01:38:17
Thank you!!
Cindy Gutierrez
01:38:51
Some things never change thank God!
Danielle Litak
01:39:36
That would be great. This week I have meetings everyday after drop off. We will try again. Would be great to get our SM Leg group together.
Vinita Verma
01:40:47
Please feel free to email any of the Leg team members