Workshop Training Materials

Leadership Webinar Series

NYS PTA/GoGuardian Mental Health Conference

mental health conference information

Session A: Mental Health and Wellness 101

Session C: How Does This Work? Mental Health & Your School Counselor


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NYS PTA 123rd Annual Convention 2019

Session 101: Robert’s Rules for Officers, Delegates, and other Experienced Users

Session 102: Finding Time for PTA

Session 103: Motivating Your Membership Base

Session 104: Informational Literacy

Session 105: Brainstorming Evolving and Recurring Child/
Youth Wellness Issues and the Tools New York State
PTA Provides Members to be Effective Advocates

Session 107: Don’t Be Scared; Be Prepared to Write a Resolution

Session 201: Love Your Budget

Session 301: How to Host a Legislation Event

Session 302: Change as An Opportunity for Growth

Session 303: Common (and some Uncommon) Unit & Council
Problems/Issues and How to Avoid Them

Session 307: Tech Toolkit: Free & Low-Cost Tools to Improve
Organizational Efficiency


Family Engagement Conference 2019

Session C: Making it Work for Families of Students With Disabilities; Bridging the Gap Between Families and Professionals (Rob Muldoon, Program Director, Parent Network WNY)
Action Plan
PowerPoint Handout


Summer Leadership Conference 2019

Session 102: 1st Year Presidents – Starting Your Leadership Journey (Lorey A. Zaman, NYS PTA President)

Session 104: Culture: Let the Force be With You (Deborah Walsh, National PTA Service Manager)

Session 106: MemberHub Advanced – Beyond the Basics of the Membership System (Sonya Verrillo, Genesee Valley Region Director)

Session 202: Shake it Up (Deborah Walsh, National PTA Service Manager)

Session 203: Hometown Heroes Awards and a Journey for Literacy (Melissa Cancro, NYS PTA Programs Coordinator; Gail Gligora, NYS PTA Awards Specialist; Paige Pye, NYS PTA Literacy Specialist)

Session 204: Bylaws for Units and Councils (Jacqueline Wilson, NYS PTA Bylaws Coordinator)

Session 205: Ethical PTA Leadership (Jane Harsha, NYS PTA 1st Vice President)

Session 207: Be Meeting Ready with Parliamentary Procedures (Steven T. Anderson, Professional Registered Parliamentarian)

Session 307: Treasurer 1 and Why Your PTA Needs Insurance? (Elgin Allen, CEO, AIM Insurance; Neil Johanning, Past NYS PTA Treasurer)