Utah PTA Commissioners Combined Focus

Utah PTA Commissioners Combined Focus

Fortifying Families

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  • The Community Involvement Commission will fortify families by engaging all community members (family, business, religious and government entities) in improving the quality of life and education of all children.
  • The Education Commission will fortify families by providing resources for educational programs, helping students recognize their talents and strengths and helping parents have high expectations for student and school success.
  • The Family Life Commission will fortify families by strengthening the home and improving the quality of life for all children.
  • The Health Commission will fortify families by advocating and providing resources for mental health, suicide prevention, substance abuse education and overall physical well-being.
  • The Individual Development Commission will fortify families by strengthening and supporting families and teachers to build future leaders through art and music education, character development and programs that build self-esteem for all children.
  • The Safety Commissioner will fortify families by advocating for children to have a safe school, home and community.
  • The Student Leadership Commission will fortify families by offering opportunities for students to gain leadership skills, plan statewide events, and learn to advocate for themselves and others.

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