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CLT 2013 Workshop Webinars

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Our Webinar Specialist extraordinaire will be facilitating these workshops.  We have coordinated presenter calendars and are now pleased to release the master calendar.  All workshop webinars will run from 7:00-8:30 p.m.  However, for any of you that may not be able to join us on the date listed below, each webinar will be recorded, and each recording link will be posted to the Georgia PTA website 7 days after the webinar date.

As if that was not enough good news, the Georgia PTA President made a special request to the National PTA Executive Director, Eric Hargis, to present CLT 2013 workshop:  Growing Your PTA Revenue.   He will be presenting this information on November 7.

We are so excited about the opportunity to share this information with each of you and look forward to connecting with you in the coming weeks!

Date Topic
October 22 208 Report Writing REGISTER
October 23 207 National Standards: Framework for Success REGISTER
October 24 211 Increasing Male Involvement & Engaging Dads Over Breakfast REGISTER
October 30 201 More Than Leading the Way: Presidents Basics | Part 2 REGISTER
November 4 206 Principals & PTA REGISTER
November 7 205 Growing Your PTA Revenue REGISTER
November 12 210 Youth Services REGISTER
November 13 203 More Than Money Treasurers | Part 2 REGISTER
November 14 204 Vice Presidents REGISTER
November 18 209 The Value of Membership REGISTER

To confirm webinar attendance, please e-mail Kamara Williams at  kamara@georgiapta.org  listing webinars you will attend at least 2 days prior to the webinar scheduled date.

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2014 Family Engagement Conference Reminder‏

Reminder FEWe hope this Friendly REMINDER finds you well and that your school year is going great.  We would like to remind you of the upcoming Family Engagement Conference, January 9-11, 2014, to be held at the Classic Center in Athens, Georgia.  Our theme this year is, “Sharing Responsibility to Impact Student Achievement and Success”.  The Early Bird Registration DEADLINE is rapidly approaching.  Please don’t miss out on a great opportunity for you and your school to be a part of an exciting three days of some awesome workshops and keynote addresses. Early registration ends on October 31, 2013.  Don’t Delay, Register TODAY!!

To learn more click here.

Please here to view the Family Engagement flyer and see all of the savings you can receive by getting registered early!

Thank you and we look forward to seeing you in Athens!

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Atlanta Falcons 5th Annual Family Day

Atlanta Falcons PTA Day

ORDER TICKETS BY NOV 1ST

Freddie FalconThe Falcons and Georgia PTA have teamed up for a day of family fun, Sunday, December 15th as the Atlanta Falcons battle the Washington Redskins.  Kickoff at 1pm.

PTA members and their families may purchase upper level $55 regularly priced tickets for only $50 per ticket.  And it gets even better…Your PTA will receive $5 from every ticket purchased!

ADVANTAGES OF PTA PARTICIPATING IN THIS EVENT:

Local Unit PTAs/PTSAs will receive $5.00 from every ticket purchased!

Five Local Unit PTAs/PTSAs will be randomly selected for the opportunity to allow two people from their school to receive pre-game sideline passes and the opportunity to be in the player tunnel during player introductions!

Offers entertainment that entire families can enjoy [promotes “Family Engagement” – one of Georgia PTA’s Strategic Initiatives].

How to Obtain Parent Ticket Order Form to Order Tickets

Download and print a copy of the ticket order form in PDF format.

  • You need access to a printer  and the Adobe Acrobat Reader software .  The form is 1 page.
  • The ticket form is formatted for letter size paper (8.5″ x 11″).    If your printer can not accommodate this,  select “shrink to fit” when the  Adobe Acrobat Reader “Print” dialog box appears.

pdf_downloadDownload Parent Ticket Order Form

 

How to Obtain Local Unit Ticket Order Form to Order Tickets

Download and print a copy of the ticket order form in PDF format.

  • You need access to a printer  and the Adobe Acrobat Reader software .  The form is 1 page.
  • The ticket form is formatted for letter size paper (8.5″ x 11″).    If your printer can not accommodate this,  select “shrink to fit” when the  Adobe Acrobat Reader “Print” dialog box appears.
  • This is also a fill-able version of the ticket order form.  It will allow you to type the needed  information into the form using your keyboard.  You will still need to print,  sign and mail the form.   Otherwise, it works the same as stated above.

pdf_downloadDownload Local Unit Ticket Order Form

 

Where to Return the Form:

    • Make your check or money order payable to the name of your local unit.
    • Submit the completed form and payment to :

Attn:  Jordan Otto

1 Georgia Dome Dr.

Atlanta, GA  30313

DEADLINE TO PURCHASE:

November 1, 2013 (Tickets are limited and will sell out quickly-only 600 available).  All tickets will be sold on a first come, first serve basis.

ANY QUESTIONS?

Contact Evelyn Johnson, Georgia PTA Resource Development Chair at eves@bellsouth.net or call Kamara Williams at Georgia PTA office (404) 659-0214.  To verify that tickets are still available before mailing your order, call Jordan Otto @ (404) 367-2193.

 

 

 

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Georgia Family Engagement Conference

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Become a part of No.1!

We are delighted at your interest in attending 2014 Georgia Family Engagement Conference as an exhibitor or prospective sponsor.

    • Exhibitor and Sponsorship packets are available for download here.

    • Registration packets are available for download here.

Online Application

We are delighted to welcome you to the 2014 Georgia Family Engagement Conference. There are only two steps necessary for your registration as exhibitor:

  1. Please fill in the online registration form below.
  2. For legal purposes, please print the application, sign it and send it via mail or fax to Jainell Corbitt.  Please find more details in the Exhibitor | Sponsorship Application form.
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Legislative Priorities for 2013-14 Survey‏

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September 16, 2013
Dear PTA Member,During 2013-2014, Georgia PTA will work with legislators of the Georgia General Assembly and 113th U.S. Congress to advance our cause to ensure that all children reach their highest potential. Legislative priorities form the basis of Georgia PTA’s efforts to monitor legislation and policy issues affecting all Georgia children and youth, including pre-K, K-12 education, and post-secondary education issues. Georgia PTA plans to focus on the following legislative priorities and respond to any legislation or issue covered by our positions.
Please click on the link listed below to rank the issues which you feel most passionate that Georgia PTA should support as primary legislative priorities for 2013-14, with (1) as the most important through (9) as the least important.
http://survey.constantcontact.com/survey/a07e870fequhlnrqjjm/start
Thank you!
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Advocacy Conference 2013 – Register Now!

We Are Today’s Georgia PTA – Come Join our Journey!

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Today’s Georgia PTA Takes Action!

Hop on Board the Advocacy Express Bus” by registering for the October 1, 2013 Advocacy Conference being held in the Georgia State Capitol at 206  Washington Street, Atlanta, GA 30334. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m., and the program begins at 9:30 a.m.

Mark your calendar, and plan to spend a day becoming knowledgeable advocates.  This will be an informative and timely discussion of the most challenging education issues confronting the state of Georgia.  Learn about Common Core and what it means to public education in Georgia.  Get a preview of upcoming hot issues and advocacy strategies.  Register online TODAY until September 26, 2013 at https://gaptatakesaction.eventbrite.com  or you can print off a registration form here, and mail it by September 22, 2013 to:

Georgia PTA

114 Baker Street, NE

Atlanta, Georgia 30308

Attendees can also register on-site at the Georgia State Capitol. On-site, in line registration opens October 1 at 8:00 a.m. EST. If you prefer to register at an on-site counter, $30.00 registration rates apply for members, $35.00 for non-members.  On site registration can not guarantee availability of lunch selections.  On-site registration will be available for the duration of the meeting.

Who should attend?  Everyone!  PTA local unit, council and district leaders, legislation chairs, and members with an interest in education and laws affecting children.

Advocating for every child is a year round activity!