Benefits of Membership
Celebrating 90 years of advocating for children in Hillsborough County. Established in 1924 and organized under the authority of the Florida PTA, the Hillsborough County Council of PTA/PTSA is a team of volunteers dedicated to strengthening local PTAs and PTSAs in Hillsborough County, helping them to work more effectively on behalf of the children in their schools and communities.
Together, we form a strong, unified voice on behalf of the children in Hillsborough County.
February 29, 2016
The purpose of this training is to assist school staff members, community partners and parents with recognizing signs and symptoms of mental health distress to help at-risk youth ages 12-18. Attendees will be trained to connect students to appropriate school-based staff to receive support, intervention, and referrals to outside agencies as needed.
February 23, 26, or 29
March 4, 9, or 10
April 5, 12, 14, or 29
May 4 or 6
|Aparicio-Levy Technical College
10119 E. Ellicott Street
Tampa, FL 33610
The training is one day from 8:00AM to 4:30PM. Participants must attend all eight hours of training to receive certification. For more information or to register for an upcoming training, contact:
Cindi L. Wright, MSW
February 24, 2016
It's time to start looking for people to serve on your Executive Committee next year. Check out the following tips to ensure your PTA's nominating process runs smoothly.
Choosing the Nominating Committee
First and foremost, read your bylaws! Article VI includes guidance for nominating. A nominating committee is elected by your general membership at least one month prior to your elections. Your committee should have an odd number of people. Any current paid member of your PTA is eligible to serve. The current PTA President may not be a member of the committee.
Nominating Committee Do's
Your nominating committee is ready to go. What's next? Here's a list of proper practices.
Nominating Committee Don'ts
We all make mistakes! Read over this list to avoid common errors in the nominating process.
February 19, 2016
February 19, 2016
A number of new materials are being recommended for adoption by the Hillsborough School system and can be reviewed at the links provided below. Printed copies of the materials are also available for review in the Communications Office located at 901 E. Kennedy Boulevard, Tampa. A public hearing will be held on March 1, 2016.