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Education Leaders Joint Statement on Administration’s Decision to Rescind Guidance on Federal Protections for Transgender Students 2-23-17
In response to the Administration’s decision to rescind guidance on federal protections for transgender students, 19 education organizations joined together to issue this statement.
National PTA Disappointed with Administration’s Rescission of Guidance to Protect Transgender Students 2-22-17
Today, the U.S. Departments of Education and Justice sent a letter to the nation’s schools rescinding guidance released in May 2016 on their obligations under Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972 (Title IX) regarding a student’s gender identity. National PTA issued this statement on the Administration's rescission of the guidance.
PTA Take Your Family to School Week Brings Families into Classrooms Nationwide 2-15-17
National PTA has designated Feb. 13-17 PTA Take Your Family to School Week to encourage families to visit their child’s school and strengthen partnerships between parents, teachers and administrators. The timing of the week honors the day PTA was founded, Feb. 17, 1897.