Friday, March 24, 2017

9:00 AM to 2:30 PM 

(Check-in begins at 8:30 AM)

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San Ramon Community Center,   Fountain Room

12501 Alcosta Blvd.
San Ramon, CA 94583

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Dima Anqud, VP Legislative Advocacy, San Ramon Valley Council of PTAs, VPLegislation@srvcouncilpta.org

Heidi Gatti, VP Legislative Advocacy, Las Trampas Creek Council of PTAs, gattygirl@gmail.com

Angela Ramirez Holmes, Vice President, Advocacy, Pleasanton PTA Council, Advocacy@PleasantonPTA.org

Join parents, educators, education advisors, elected officials, and community members for the 37th annual PTA Advocacy Day for Education hosted by the San Ramon Valley Council of PTAs, Las Trampas Creek Council of PTAs, and Pleasanton PTA Council.  We will explore topics related to  student success, well-being, safety, and how to advocate for a student-centered approach to education. The agenda includes:

Student Well-Being and Safety, with Jon Kleiman, Challenge Success Parent Education Director.  The first part of his presentation will define the issues of health and well-being of today's students, based on national trends and survey results concerning sleep-deprivation, stress, anxiety, and cheating.  The second part will present solutions for families and school sites.  

California's New Accountability System and its Relationship to the Local Control & Accountability Plan Process with a representative of California State PTA.

State Legislator Panel, moderated by John Fensterwald, Editor, EdSource

  • Steve Glazer, State Senator (District 7) 
  • Catharine Baker, California Assemblymember (District 16)

Local Superintendents Panel moderated by John Fensterwald, Editor, EdSource

  • Acalanes Union High School District
  • Orinda Union School District 
  • Pleasanton Unified School District
  • San Ramon Valley Unified School District

For more information about the program, visit http://srvcpta-ca.schoolloop.com/AD2017