News & Events
Free Online Tool Empowers Families To Set Technology Ground Rules As More Kids Go Digital 9-1-15
Today, LifeLock, Inc., and National PTA announced a new, free resource for families that helps parents have clear conversations with their children about using technology and agree on ground rules together. Called The Smart Talk, the digital tool is designed to empower families to make smarter, safer choices online and help build the next generation of digital citizens.
Schools and PTAs Across the Country Honored Nationally for Leadership and Excellence in Building Family-School Partnerships 8-26-15
National PTA is pleased to announce that 124 schools and PTAs, representing 33 states and one Department of Defense school in Turkey, have been recognized as 2015-2017 National PTA Schools of Excellence. The National PTA School of Excellence designation honors accomplishments in building strong, effective family-school partnerships, which are proven to make a difference for students and schools.
National PTA Announces Grand Prize Winner of Family Reading Challenge 8-25-15
National PTA has named Julie Spence, president of Garfield Elementary School PTA in Livonia, Mich., the grand-prize winner of its PTA Family Reading Challenge, a campaign that encouraged families to keep learning alive during summer break and make joyful memories by reading great books together. In addition to recognizing the winner of the PTA Family Reading Challenge, National PTA and Amazon are awarding a classroom of Kindle e-readers to 50 local PTAs from across the country for PTA Family Reading Experience events.