Maywood PTSA 2.6.40
WSPTA Legislative Assembly Oct. 20-21, 2017
October 20-21  | Tacoma
On October 20-21st, The Washington State PTA held Legislative Assembly to vote and determine what issues the PTA will support and during the Washington State Legislative session. 

2016-2018 Legislative Platform (Top Five)

  1. Social Emotional Learning*
  2. Amply Fund Basic Education*
  3. Closing the Opportunity Gap*
  4. Standards for Paraeducators*
  5. 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 (Early Childhood Education and Assistance Program)
  • Restorative Justice and School Safety

Long Term Resolutions

Child Sex Trafficking
Dyslexia, Dysgraphia, Dyscalculia, and Dyspraxia (sensory disorders) and their Educational Impact
Mitigating Environmental Hazards and Contaminants in Schools