Key Role – Legislative Advocacy

  • As local officers of the largest grassroots child advocacy organization in the state, PTA legislative advocacy chairs are responsible for demonstrating leadership on children’s issues at the local level by educating PTA members, community members and elected officials about PTA's issues of concern and legislative priorities and goals.
    California State PTA takes positions on issues/legislation based on position statements in the California State PTA Toolkit, California State PTA resolutions, California State PTA Legislation Platform and National PTA positions and resolutions.
    The unit, council or district legislative chair provides PTA members with information about PTA positions on current legislation and issues.

  • Job Description (from Toolkit)