Join us February 25, 2015!
We invite you to join us February 25 as we back the future and rally for education! Take this opportunity to travel to Austin and speak to your legislator about issues of concern to your PTA.
We can not have a successful #RallyDay2015 without you, so please, join us!
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Rally Day Schedule- February 25, 2015
Dome Watchers Legislative Caucus at the Capitol
9:30 a.m. – 11:15 a.m. (Capitol auditorium)
-Hear from legislators carrying public education legislative that match our caucus priorities and hear from those who are making major decisions in public school funding. During this time you will receive information/ materials for your scheduled meetings later on in the day.
Rally on the Capitol steps:
11:30 a.m. to noon
-Bring your posters and your advocacy spirit! Join fellow PTA members on the south Capitol steps (insert link) to rally for our Texas children. Texas PTA leaders and legislative leaders will be speaking on the Capitol steps during this time. Students groups will also be performing to help fuel the rally spirit.
Lunch and Legislative Meetings:
Noon to 5 p.m.
-Organize your own schedule to have lunch and meet with your legislator(s). The amount of time to leave for lunch, the scheduled meetings, and travel time in between is up to you. Make sure to schedule all meetings with your legislature in advance.
Come and Go reception:
3:00 to 4:30 p.m. (408 W. 11th St.)
– Walk a couple of blocks from the Capitol to visit our new Texas PTA office & tour the volunteer training center. Stop by the office during a time when you have flexibility.