2015-16 Goals & Objectives
San Ramon Valley Council of PTAs
Support and empower PTA unit presidents and other board members at our 33 unit PTAs through communication, training, coaching and collaboration.
Objective 1. VP Leadership will work with the Communications Team to develop appropriate online training tools for SRV Council unit board members and promote their use. This year’s emphasis shall be on creating appropriately-sized mini-trainings related to: Financial Procedures, Taxes and Regulatory Filings, and others as needed.
Objective 2. Continue utilizing current technology and other means to provide opportunities for informal collaboration among unit leaders.
Objective 3. Continue increased council-unit counterpart direct communications.
Objective 4. Continue unit leader mentoring program and training, including mentor-to-mentor collaboration.
Promote and increase membership.
Objective 1. Engage units in promoting Local, National and California State PTA membership campaigns.
Objective 2. Support the units in the timely, proper and ongoing reporting of members through channels.
Objective 3: Promote membership with families in our district on-site preschool programs.
Objective 4. Extend membership opportunities to community leaders and anyone who adheres to the principles of PTA.
Objective 5: Promote membership with all students.
Communicate information about our programs and other programs of interest to the community, PTA units, parents and teachers using a variety of communication tools including social media.
Objective 1. Maintain the council website to make it a useful resource for PTA leaders.
Objective 2. Provide council board members with training and support for maintaining their committees’ content on the council website.
Objective 3. Continue to expand the use of social media sites as an additional means of communication. Establish protocol for posting and updating networking sites. Provide training for the council board on effective use of social media.
Continue building a community outreach program, through collaboration, to address inclusion and diversity within the San Ramon Valley. Promote acceptance of similarities and differences within our school communities, making schools and PTAs welcoming to all.
Objective 1. Continue to share, evaluate and implement best practices in the areas of inclusion and diversity throughout our council.
Objective 2. Continue promoting the use of welcoming committees and other tools to encourage family engagement and PTA membership.
Objective 3. Continue to collaborate with on-campus student organizations to promote student awareness and participation.
Provide programs: Parent & Community Education, Special Needs, Legislative Advocacy, Sister School, National PTA Reflections, Scholarships & Awards, Health & Wellness and Street Smarts.
Objective 1. Proactively engage unit representatives to promote increased participation on council committees and at their units.
Objective 2. Identify and develop future leaders through involvement on council committees.
Objective 3. Continue to encourage collaboration amongst council committees.
Continue to support implementation of Common Core Standards; Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math (STEAM); Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS); and Local Control and Accountability Plan (LCAP) in the district.