General PTA Meeting via Zoom Conference—Wednesday, Sep 2, 7pm
Wed, Sep 2 7:00pm-8:30pm
PS58 The Carroll School
Dear PS58 Families,
Please join us for our next General PTA Meeting, Wednesday September 2, at 7pm.
All PS58 parents are members of our PTA, and everyone is encouraged to attend our meetings.
We will be conducting this meeting through the Zoom videoconferencing platform (see details below). We have increased our capacity to have up to 300 participants per meeting. If you plan to take part, please RSVP by clicking "Attend" below. 
Please bring your concerns, suggestions, and volunteer energy, and join us as we continue to navigate the challenges of the new school year.  The agenda will be added to this announcement in advance of the meeting. 
Have questions you'd like us to address? Please email them to us in advance at
Meeting details:
Topic: PS 58 General PTA Meeting 090220
Time: Sep 2, 2020 07:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

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Meeting ID: 834 4703 2209
Passcode: carroll!

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Please note the following best practices for a group video conference:
  1. Zoom is free. Meetings are best viewed with a local Zoom client (app) instead of through your browser. If you haven't done so yet, go here to download Zoom

  2. Please wear headphones if possible. Sound coming from your computer speakers can be picked up by your microphone and cause feedback. A separate mic is also preferable, but not crucial. 

  3. You will be muted upon entry into the meeting. Please only unmute if the moderator calls on you for a question/comment. If you need to unmute just for a quick comment, you can press and hold your spacebar for a "push-to-talk" feature. 

  4. By default you will be in "Speaker View" which shows a large video of the person who is speaking and smaller thumbnails of everyone else. To see everyone at once, select "Gallery View" in the upper right-hand corner. To see up to 49 people on one screen in Gallery View, go to the gear under your profile in the Zoom app, and enable that feature under Settings:Video.

  5. The meeting will be moderated by members of the PTA Executive Board and will be hosted by PTA Co-presidents Genevieve Simard and Negar Treister.

    At some point we will open the floor to general questions. Remember when you ask your question to unmute yourself and turn on your video. 

Once again, the link to join the meeting is here. Please remember to RSVP, and we look forward to seeing you!