Monday, May 17, 2010

Advocacy Day in Lansing Tuesday, May 24, 2010

Another opportunity to roll up our sleeves next week.  Please consider Advocacy Day.  Email if you are interested.

The Focus is School Funding!!!
Michigan PTSA
Advocacy Day
Tuesday, May 25
Radisson Hotel, Lansing

MPTSA Advocacy Day 2010 Reg Form2.pdf

Updated Schedule of Events:

8:00am: Continental Breakfast and Registration

9:00am: Welcome

Overview of School Funding
—Bernie Porn, Epic MRA
Panel Discussion on School Funding
—Donna Lutke, MEA
—Tom White, SOS

10:45am: How to Lobby the PTA Way; What Do We Want Our Members to Ask For?
—Kevin McLogan, MPTSA VP for Children’s Advocacy
—Debbie Squires, MPTSA Past President
11:30am: School Funding Discussion
—State Representative Terry Brown
—Liz Bauer, State Board of Education
Boxed Lunch
12:45pm: Move to Capitol to Meet with Legislators
Attendees should schedule appointments with their legislators in advance.
Appointments with House Members should be scheduled before 1:30!

Registration form is attached.

Michigan Parent Teacher Student Association
3300 Washtenaw Avenue, Suite 220, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48104-4294
Phone: 734-975-9500 - Fax: 734-677-2407
Web site: