Archive for June 2012

Before You Leave For The Beach

Source: Handprints Region 2 Newsletter – June 2012 Are your new officers elected? Input contact information into the WSPTA database Make sure meeting minutes reflect new signers on the bank account (you need to take a copy of the minutes which have the new officers elected to the Exec Board to the bank with you

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CURRENTS – June 2012

CURRENTS – June 2012

How to recruit an Advocacy Chair

Source: Region 2 Handprints – June 2012 What skills do they need? (In order of importance) Interested in educating the community on children’s issues Ability to engage the listener in a discussion Ability to write effective emails (short and concise) (Note that knowledge of legislation is NOT listed…they can easily learn about legislation, the first

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End-Of-Year Membership Housekeeping

Here are a few housekeeping items to keep your membership roster up to date and wrap up the year. 1. Check the Membership Enrollment Site for Duplicates Log on to the site and click on the Membership Reports link on the top menu bar. Look on the left menu bar and click on Membership Roster.

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Someone from my PTA went to Convention and all I got was this T-shirt…

At least 56 PTA members from the Lake Washington PTSA Council area went to the 2012 Washington State PTA Convention in Sea-Tac in early May. You have heard your Council Co-Presidents talk about why it’s important to attend, but you expect to hear that from us. So we asked the people who went to tell us what

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