Washington State PTA Sets 2015 and 2016 Legislative Agenda

During the October 2014 WSPTA Legislative Assembly in Vancouver the delegates debated and voted on the issues to establish the 2015-2016 legislative priorities.


WSPTA’s priorities for the 2015 and 2016 legislative sessions: 

1. Funding McCleary Funding McCleary
2. Create Positive School Climates Through Social Emotional Learning
3. Increasing Capital Funding
4. Increased Access to Higher Education
5. Breakfast After the Bell

Also supported (listed alphabetically):
Access, Equity & Opportunity for Students with Disabilities and Special Needs
Closing Opportunity Gaps
Equal Access for ELL Students
Family and Community Engagement
Inclusive Special Education
Playground Safety
Investing in Teacher Professional Learning (CTWG Implementation)
Regulating Child Restraint and Isolation in Schools