Legislation Reports

The contents of the attached articles may be used for CUCPTSA Unit Newsletters or other communications based on the Guidelines for Advocacy  in publications.  Always note the source of the information on any article or portion of the article included in a newsletter or website.  Please contact one of the Legislation Chairs at legislation@cucptsa.com if there are any questions concerning the content

Fourth District PTA Advocacy Communicator
Download December Report 
CUCPTSA Legislation Report 
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December 2020 - List of Topics 
  • CUSD Board of Trustee Agendas, Minutes and Audio Recording links
  • COVID-19 Information for Orange County
  • Sacramento Safari with Fourth District PTA - SAVE the DATES - February 22-26, 2021 
  • Teleconferencing Points for Legislation Chairs - Fourth District PTA
  • CA PTA Monthly Advocacy Calls
  • CA PTA announces an all-virtual Legislation Conference on Fenruary 8-9, 2021. The theme is "A Path to Equity
  • In a remarkable turnaround, California schools can expect huge one-time windfall next year.
  • California to consider shorted Smarter Balanced tests this spring.
  • Ed Sources Ed Freeman speaks with the State Superintendent Ton Thurmond related to the status of school openings.
  • California voters pass most school construction bonds and parcel taxes, but fewer districts put bonds on the ballot this year.
  • IDEA turns 45 - update to the status of the funding 
  • Community Colleges find an advocate in future First Lady Dr. Jill Biden.
  • Tracking coronavirus is impacting school districts.
  • Why Special Education advocates are hopeful about the Biden administration.
  • Advocacy letters for National PTA by category: Child Health and Safety, Education Technology and Data Privacy, Elementary and Secondary Education, Federal Investments in Education, Gun Safety and Violence Protection, Post Secondary Access and Opportunity, Special Education
* 2020-2021 PTA Presidents, Unit Legislation Representatives and
   Unit Special Ed Representatives are invited to Superintendent Parent Council

Article Archives
CUCPTSA Legislation Advocacy Report - February 2019
CUCPTSA Legislation Advocacy Report - March 2018
CUCPTSA Legislation Advocacy Report - November 2017


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