News & Events
National PTA Applauds FY2015 Appropriations Bill 12-17-14
Last night, President Barack Obama signed a spending bill that funds the government through Sept. 30, 2015. National PTA applauds Congress for working together to reach an agreement that avoided a government shutdown and provides funding for federal programs and services through the end of Fiscal Year 2015.
National PTA Statement on Shooting Near Rosemary Anderson High School 12-12-14
Statement from National PTA President Otha Thornton on shooting near Rosemary Anderson High School in Portland, Ore.
National PTA Applauds Bipartisan Legislation to Improve the Nation's Juvenile Justice System 12-11-14
Today, a bill to reauthorize the Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention Act (JJDPA) was introduced in the Senate as a means to improve and strengthen the juvenile justice system in the United States. The JJDPA, which was signed into law in 1974, prevents children and youth from entering the juvenile justice system and protects those currently in the system.