News & Events
National PTA Statement on Senate HELP Committee Passage of Every Child Achieves Act 4-17-15
The Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee unanimously passed the Every Child Achieves Act on April 16. The bill’s passage by the committee is the first step in the process to reauthorize the Elementary and Secondary Education Act/No Child Left Behind, the primary law governing the federal role in education. National PTA issued this statement on the committee's passage of the bill.
National PTA Statement on Every Child Achieves Act 4-8-15
The Every Child Achieves Act was introduced in the Senate on April 7 as a means to reauthorize the Elementary and Secondary Education Act/No Child Left Behind. National PTA issued this statement on the introduction of the bill.
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.