Legislative Assembly: Recap
October 24, 2017 2017 WSPTA Legislative Assembly Recap   Delegates from across the state gathered for inspiration, advocacy education, networking, and to consider the addition of new positions to the policy platform, as Washington State PTA held its 39th annual Legislative Assembly, October 20-21. Some highlights of the WSPTA Legislative Assembly included an insightful and detailed update on the 2017 legislative session from WSPTA Legislative Consultant Marie Sullivan; a riveting keynote address on the McCleary school funding case from lead attorney Thomas Ahearne; and new advocacy trainings in which delegates could: Learn to create and deliver clear, concise, and compelling ... read full article
Author:
Mary Khouzam 
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11/12/2017-1/1/2018

Book Study: UnSelfie
Book Study UnSelfie by Michele Borba, Ed.D.  Join me as we take a deeper look at empathy and discuss the book Unselfie.     Our book study will be held in February where I will guide the group through questions and discussion.     Tracy Bickhaus - Dean of Students   Fernwood Elementary tbickhaus@nsd.org       Book Description: Teens today are forty percent less empathetic than they were thirty years ago. Why is a lack of empathy—which goes hand-in-hand with the self-absorption epidemic Dr. Michele Borba calls the Selfie Syndrome—so dangerous? First, it hurts kids’ academic performance and leads ... read full article
Author:
Mary Khouzam 
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11/9/2017-2/23/2018
Legislative Assembly: RecapMary Khouzam11/12/20171/1/2018
Legislative Assembly: Recap
October 24, 2017 2017 WSPTA Legislative Assembly Recap   Delegates from across the state gathered for inspiration, advocacy education, networking, and to consider the addition of new positions to the policy platform, as Washington State PTA held its 39th annual Legislative Assembly, October 20-21. Some highlights of the WSPTA Legislative Assembly included an insightful and detailed update on the 2017 legislative session from WSPTA Legislative Consultant Marie Sullivan; a riveting keynote address on the McCleary school funding case from lead attorney Thomas Ahearne; and new advocacy trainings in which delegates could: Learn to create and deliver clear, concise, and compelling ... read full article
Book Study: UnSelfieMary Khouzam11/9/20172/23/2018
Book Study: UnSelfie
Book Study UnSelfie by Michele Borba, Ed.D.  Join me as we take a deeper look at empathy and discuss the book Unselfie.     Our book study will be held in February where I will guide the group through questions and discussion.     Tracy Bickhaus - Dean of Students   Fernwood Elementary tbickhaus@nsd.org       Book Description: Teens today are forty percent less empathetic than they were thirty years ago. Why is a lack of empathy—which goes hand-in-hand with the self-absorption epidemic Dr. Michele Borba calls the Selfie Syndrome—so dangerous? First, it hurts kids’ academic performance and leads ... read full article
Northshore PTA Council Legislative Assembly 2017 SurveyMary Khouzam9/25/201710/20/2017
Northshore PTA Council Legislative Assembly 2017 Survey
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