Programs + Events

Handouts and Presentations

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GUEST PRESENTATIONS

WORKSHOPS AND TABLE TALKS

  • SESSION A: Friday, April 28 from 1:30 – 3 p.m. (A01-A10)
  • SESSION B: Saturday, April 29 from 8:30 – 10 a.m. (B01-B10)
  • SESSION C: Saturday, April 29 from 1 – 2:30 p.m. (C01-C10)
  • SESSION D: Sunday, April 30 from 9 – 10:30 a.m. (D01-D06)

SESSION A: Friday, April 28 from 1:30 – 3 p.m. (A01-A10)

A01 Parliamentary Procedure – Easy as ABC (Room 111)

A02 Inclusive PTAs Through Communication (Room 114)

A03 Mind the Gap: What is the Achievement Gap & How to Fill It (Room 210CG)

A04 Students with Special Needs: Parents and PTA (Room 212BD)

A05 Power Up Your Board (Room 212AC)

A06 Successful Treasurers (Room 211)

A07 Hot Topics (Room 210BF)

A08 Membership Idea Exchange Table Talk (210DH)

A09 PTA Programs in a Flash (Room 210AE)

A10 School Smarts: Building PTA Leadership & Advocacy for the Arts (Room 113)

SESSION B: Saturday, April 29 from 8:30 – 10 a.m. (B01-B10)

B01 Arts on the Brain (Room 210AE)

B02 Friday Night Live! (Room 114)

B03 Social Media and Today’s PTA (Room 212BD)

B04 Why People Don’t Participate, Ask Questions or Volunteer (Room 113)

B05 College or Career? How About Both? (Room 210CG)

B06 Family, School and Community Connections (Room 210CH)

B07 Council – What You Need to Know Now (Room 111)

B08 PTA Minutes Make the Meeting (Room 210BF)

B09 Creating Local Change for Children (Room 212AC)

B10 Do Good Things for Your PTA Membership (Room 211)

┬áSESSION C: Saturday, April 29 from 1 – 2:30 p.m. (C01-C10)

C01 Online Safety: What Parents Need ti Know about Social Media, the Internet and What’s Next (Room 210AE)

C02 Full STE(A)M Ahead! Science, Technology, Engineering, Math + Arts (Room 212BD)

C03 Engaging English-language Learners’ Families (Room 113)

C04 Vision and Learning: There is More to Learning than Just 20/20 (Room 114)

C05 Conflict Management in PTA (Room 210BF)

C06 You are the New PTA President (Room 211)

C07 It’s Not all About Cookie Dough. How PTA Advocates for You (Room 210DH)

C08 Retaining Today’s PTA Members (Room 111)

C09 PTA Spotlight Awards: Winning Program Ideas (Room 210CG)

C10 Student Involvement: Putting the “S” in PTSA (Room 212AC)

SESSION D: Sunday, April 30 from 9 – 10:30 a.m. (D01-D06)

D01 Teen Drivers – Distracted and Reckless (Room 111)

D02 How is my School Doing? How do we Help Schools Improve? (Room 212AC)

D03 LGBTQIA+ Facilitating the Conversation (Room 211)

D04 Encender su Tabla Ejecutiva (Room 113)

D05 You’ve Got Questions, We’ve Got Answers (Room 212BD)

D06 Having a Great Reflections Program is Within Reach (Room 114)