Fall Leadership Training Reminder – Saturday, September 7!

Need training heading into the 2019-2020 school year or ideas for future PTA events? A reminder about NOVA District PTA Fall Leadership training for all local PTA/PTSA leaders scheduled for Saturday, September 7. This training is for you and your fellow local PTA colleagues! Join us so you can be ready to help your school accomplish the PTA mission – To make every child’s potential become reality!

NOVA District PTA Fall 2019 Leadership Training

LOCATION: Lake Braddock Secondary School, 9200 Burke Lake Road, Burke, VA

TIME: 8:30AM-12:30PM

COST: $15.00 (early bird rate ends September 4); $20.00 after September 4-7

REGISTRATION LINK: https://novadistrictpta.ptboard.com/formvw?store=936&form=13


ACTIVITIES: Refreshments, Workshops, Networking, Door Prize Drawings, and Exhibitors Hall

EXHIBITORS: Exhibitors/Sponsors include: Mathnasium of NOVA, USTA-Mid Atlantic, 3D Me, AllStar Photo Booth, Fun Services, Jose Madrid Salsa, Learn Now Music, Running with the Starts, Silver Knights Enrichment, Sock Concepts, Virginia529, Real Food For Kids, League of Women Voters-Fairfax, Papa Johns Pizza, Kona Ice, and Nicky’s Folders

TOPICS: Building An Effective Board; Treasurer -What you need to know; How PTA Funds should be used; Grants & Sponsorships;  Membership Growth; Social Media; Reflections (Part 1 & 2); Advocacy -Call to Action; Building a Volunteer Base; Trauma Awareness in Schools; and Healthy School Food Advocacy with Real Foods For Kids. Also, three local PTAs earning VAPTA Awards will present their programs and best practices for increasing Male Engagement, building Diversity & Inclusion, and Family Engagement within the school community!

8:30 AM – 9:00 AM Registration and Exhibitor Hall Open
8:30 AM – 12:30 PM EXPO Exhibitor Hall Open
9:00 AM – 10:00 AM Training Session 1
10:15 AM – 11:15 AM Training Session 2
11:30 AM – 12:30 PM Training Session 3
Door Prize Drawings in Cafeteria at 12:30
NOVA District PTA is also co-hosting a FREE iSTEAM EVENT on the same day, same location for students with special needs and their families! Join us, Fairfax County SEPTA, and the Arlington County Special Education PTA as we provide great learning opportunities to our students and their families!
iSTEAM Event Co-Hosted by NOVA District PTA, SEPTA, and the Arlington County Special Education PTA
LOCATION: Lake Braddock Secondary School, 9200 Burke Lake Road, Burke, VA
TIME: 1:00PM – 3:00PM (Lunch at 12:30PM and the Kona Ice Truck will be there!)
REGISTRATION LINK: Registration deadline is Friday, September 6! REGISTER TODAY! – https://novadistrictpta.ptboard.com/formvw?store=936&form=10
ACTIVITIES/EXHIBITORS: We are offering interactive activities, experiments, exhibitors, and information about opportunities to benefit our special education community members. Exhibitors include: 3D Me, AllStar Photo Booth, Fun Services, Virginia529, The Downs Syndrone Association of NOVA, Arc of NOVA, Formed Families Forward, FCPS Parent Resource Center, Arlington CPS Parent Resource Center, Sliding Doors STEM & Dyslexia Learning Center, Arlington County Therapeutic Recreation Office, Kat & Mo Art Studios, Arlington SEPTA, Fairfax SEPTA, Washington Nationals, National PTA, and Bayer. There will be science experiments and door prizes! 

***If you’re interested as an exhibitor or would like to offer activities, please contact Debbie Kilpatrick at novadd@vapta.org