Know how the legislative process works
August 28, 2013
The foundation of successful advocacy is knowledge of the legislative process.
Advocates need to be able to focus their energy on the people making the important decisions when they are being made.
Board members serve important roles in both ensuring passage of bills that are favorable to public schools and in defeating bills that work to the detriment of the public school system.
How an idea becomes a law
How to testify before a legislative committee
Glossary of Legislative Terms
How an idea becomes law
PERS background information
PERS frequently asked questions