Medina Elementary:  Andrea Turner

Region 2 Advocacy Chair: Melissa Stone

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2019-2020 WSPTA Legislative Platform

A summary of the 2019-2020 WSPTA legislative platform can be found HERE.

Click on each of the following issues for a one page summary:

TOP 5 Legislative Priorities for 2019-2020:

Social Emotional Learning

School Construction and Simple Majority for Bonds

Prevent Gun Violence

Strategies to Address the Teacher Shortage

Strategic K-12 Investments to Close Gaps


2019-2020 WSPTA Supported Issues: 

Best Practices for School Meals - Lunch

Best Practices for School Recess

Engaging Families in Student Success

Equitable Identification of Highly Capable Students

Funding Paraeducator Training

Increase Access to High-Quality Preschool

Raise the Age of Tobacco and Electronic Nicotine Delivery Systems to 21

Safe School Plans and Emergency Preparedness


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2018 WSPTA Supported Issues

Click on each of the following issues for a one page summary

Addressing the Teacher Shortage

Best Practices for School Meal Policies

Career Connected Learning, CTE & Stem

Dual Credit Equality & Support

Engaging Families in Student Success

Equity for Highly Capable Improving Educational Outcomes for Foster Children

Post-Secondary/Higher Education Access and Affordability

Preventing and Mitigating the Impacts of Gender-based Violence

Removing Barriers to Implementing ECEAP (Early Childhood Education and Assistance Program)

Restorative Justice and School Safety

School Construction and Class Size Reduction

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