The Standards of Affiliation (SOA) contract and process is updated for the 2016-17 PTA year. The SOA requirements are in sync with the WSPTA Uniform Bylaws, adopted April 2015. The SOA ensures that local PTAs and councils align with Washington State PTA’s ethics, policies, and principles; maintain good business practices; and comply with applicable federal and state laws.
The SOA webpage includes the following (and more!):
- SOA contract (due on or before October 31, 2016)
- Frequently Asked Questions
- Suggested wording to add the SOA to your standing rules