Did you know that PTAs & PTSAs do more than raise funds and sponsor events and enrichment activities for their schools?
PTAs & PTSAs also advocate for kids' health, education and well-being!
Shelton PTSA follows issues that impact the lives of our students.
We receive information and guidance from our parent organizations, Jeffco PTA, CO PTA and National PTA.
We post information and links so you can learn about issues and why our parent organizations support or oppose ballot initiatives.
Jeffco and Colorado pta updates
Colorado and Jeffco PTA monitor activities impacting education and advocate for students, so check here for updates.
What Is Advocacy?
In the context of PTA, advocacy is supporting and speaking up for children — in schools, in communities, before government bodies, and to other organizations that make decisions affecting children.
Shelton PTSA members can work with Colorado PTA and National PTA to support or oppose actions by policy makers at the federal, state, and local levels based on their impact on the health, well-being and education of our kids.
Here are a few ways PTA members can influence policy:
Let your voice be heard and click the button below to send a message to Jeffco's school board. They need to hear from all citizens who care about educating Jeffco kids.
Other information sources
Most of the information on this page is provided by CO PTA and JeffcoPTA. To view information from other sources, please check out the links below:
Guidelines for nonprofit advocacy