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Parent Academy: OCCPTA Workshops Parent Advocacy

Orange County Council of PTAs & PTSAs

Saturday, March 1, 2014 from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM (EST)

Orlando, FL

Parent Academy: OCCPTA Workshops Parent Advocacy

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OCCPTA in Conjunction with OCPS Parent Academy is having Parent Advocacy Workshops at the Parent Academy

 Saturday, March 1, 2014 at Evans High School


Things to expect at OCCPTA Parent Advocacy workshops:

  • 20 minutes for “Who’s Your School Board Member and Orange County Commissioner”  to include ideas of how to communicate, board meeting dates for OCPS, Sunshine State Laws
  • 20 minutes for “OCCPTA’s Priorities” 
  • 20 minutes for “Who’s Your Florida Representative and Senator” to include ideas of how to communicate with them, home offices and why it’s important to visit them at home, how to set appointments while in Tally, conduct while visiting in either their home office or Tallahassee
  • 10 minutes for “How to Follow a Bill” 
  • 10 minutes for “Lobbying vs. Advocacy” yes there is a difference


OCPS Parent Academy 

Key Note Speaker:

Earline Blumhagen is a gifted Florida Parent Education Specialist, radio
personality and interpreter. With her down-to-earth “realness,” she will
inspire, influence and encourage through humor and passion by sharing
stories from her own journey, while reminding us that hope-filled families
are a “Mission Possible.”

Parent Academy Additional Sessions

 College and Career Readiness

 Supporting Student Success
 Drama + Academics

 Understanding Common Core
 Orange County School Resources

 Understanding Assessments
 The Reading Party

 Diversity Appreciation
 Active Parenting

 Financial Understanding
 Understanding National Collegiate Athletic Association

Registration for Parent Academy
Submit registrations for this free family event by February 28, 2014

To register, please complete the registration form that is available at your
child’s school or online at www.parentacademy.ocps.net

 

Have questions about Parent Academy: OCCPTA Workshops Parent Advocacy? Contact Orange County Council of PTAs & PTSAs

When & Where


Evans High School
4949 Silver Star Rd
Orlando, FL 32808

Saturday, March 1, 2014 from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM (EST)


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Organizer

Orange County Council of PTAs & PTSAs

Please R.S.V.P. your attendance with OCCPTA Team at info@occpta.org..  If you have any questions please feel free to contact us at 407.317.3200 ext. 2002192 or via email.

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