News & Events
National PTA and Amazon Collaborate to Bring Kindles to Classrooms Nationwide for Family Engagement and Literacy Efforts 3-25-15
National PTA and Amazon have continued their collaboration to bring Kindles to classrooms across the country for family engagement and literacy efforts. Part of the PTA Family Reading Experience, Powered by Kindle program, 1,000 Kindles will be donated to PTAs in low-income schools where 40% or more of enrolled students are eligible for free or reduced-price meals.
National PTA Applauds Administration's Commitment to Ensuring Students Have Access to Healthy Foods 3-13-15
Last week, U.S. Department of Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack, joined by National PTA President Otha Thornton and Rayburn Elementary PTA President Norma Cavazos, announced that more than $30 million in grants will be awarded to help schools prepare healthy meals for students.
Parent Leaders from Across the Country Meet to Discuss Public Policy Priorities 3-9-15
National PTA will bring together parent leaders from across the country March 11 and 12 in Arlington, Va. for its 2015 Legislative Conference as part of its ongoing commitment to be a powerful voice for all children. Parents will get an in-depth look at National PTA’s 2015 public policy priorities and actively advocate for the education, health and welfare of every child.