July 2018 Workshops

Saturday, July 28, 2018

 Leadership Training for

New and returning PTA Officers

(Come and get training in how to do your job before school starts)

 Saturday, July 28, 2018  

at Twin Rivers USD Office

5115 Dudley Blvd. McClellan Park, CA 95652

8:00am – 3:00pm


8:15 – 9:00 Registration/Sign In/Continental Breakfast/Networking

9:00 – 9:45 Welcome/Introductions/Presentation by CA PTA 1st VP of Leadership, Tom Horn

10:00 – 12:00 Morning Workshops/Vendors

12:00 -12:45 Lunch  &   Door Prizes

1:00 – 2:30 Afternoon Workshops/Vendors/Idea Exchange

Workshop Descriptions

Steering the Leader-Ship – Everything you need to know to be a good President or Vice President from the start. How to set goals, make an agenda, run a meeting, manage your PTA and have fun.

Dollars & Sense – What you need to know to be a successful financial officer…approving and ratifying checks, payment authorizations, audits and taxes.

All Aboard the Member-Ship! – How to conduct a successful membership campaign.

Minutes Made Easy – What kind of minutes are there and what goes into them?

Let’s Communicate Effectively – How to get your message across to anyone. What about social media? What can and cannot be posted on a PTA website?

You’re on the Board, Now What? – Basic PTA information for all new rookie board members.

Engaging Parents– Why is parent engagement important? How to encourage parents to volunteer. How to increase attendance at association meetings? Recruiting for your PTA board

Bylaws Boot Camp - What’s a quorum? How many meetings must we have? How to update your bylaws. The importance of motions.

Don’t Let Conflict Manage You! – Is conflict bad? What to do when conflict happens.

Reflecting on Reflections– How to run a successful Reflections Arts program.
Diversity and Inclusion: Understanding Culture   -How does the diversity of cultures impact your PTA? Join the discussion as we define culture as it relates to PTA and identify how culture plays a role in your PTA, while you build understanding of cultural diversity to recruit and retain a diverse board.


10:00 – 11:00
Choose one

•  All Aboard the Member- Ship!

•  Minutes Made Easy

•  Let’s Communicate Effectively


10:00 – 11:30
Choose one

•  Steering the Leader-Ship

•  Bylaws Boot Camp


11:00 – 12:00
Choose one

•  You’re on the Board—Now What?

•  Engaging Parents


1:00 – 2:30
Choose one

•  Dollars & Sense

•  Don’t Let Conflict Manage You!

•  Reflecting on Reflections

  •  Diversity and Inclusion: Understanding Culture 

Enter Promo Code "BUY3_1FREE" to get $10 off when registering 4 people.

Check, cash or PayPal payment may be made at the door. Please

pre-register to ensure we order enough food for breakfast & lunch

Please send check to:  Third District PTA

P.O. Box 269003

Sacramento, CA 95827


OR Payment May Be Made at the Door

Any questions, please call Peggy Parker at 916.225.6056