News & Events
Parent and Education Leaders to Convene in Orlando for 2016 Annual National PTA Convention & Expo 6-30-16
Thousands of parent and education leaders from across the country will come together Thursday, June 29 through Sunday, July 3 at the Walt Disney World Dolphin Resort for the 2016 Annual National PTA Convention & Expo. During the conference, attendees will hear from policymakers, education professionals and experts in the field; participate in workshops and trainings; and discuss key issues impacting children, families, schools and communities.
National PTA Supports Department of Education’s Guidance for Stakeholder Engagement in Every Student Succeeds Act 6-23-16
Today, the U.S. Department of Education released guidance to help states and school districts effectively engage stakeholders in the implementation of the new Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA). National PTA issued this statement on the guidance.
National PTA Disappointed with Senate's Continued Inaction on Gun Violence Prevention Measures 6-20-16
Today, the U.S. Senate considered four amendments to the Commerce, Justice, Science Appropriations Bill aimed at reducing gun violence. National PTA issued this statement on the defeat of all four amendments.