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Perspectives of the 2016 Public School Parent: New Study Reveals What Keeps Today's Parents Up at Night 4-21-16
A national poll released today reveals public school parents’ perspectives on their children’s academic, emotional and physical well-being and identifies a disconnect between views on students’ performance in school and the national data. The study was commissioned by Learning Heroes, in collaboration with Univision Communications Inc.; in partnership with National PTA, National Urban League, NCLR and UNCF; and with support from the Carnegie Corporation of New York and the Charles and Lynn Schusterman Family Foundation.
National PTA Applauds Administration's Call for a Well-Rounded Education for All Students 4-14-16
This afternoon, U.S. Secretary of Education John B. King Jr. called for a renewed focus on ensuring that all students receive a well-rounded education. National PTA issued this statement on the administration's call.
National PTA and LifeLock Announce Winner of The Smart Talk Giveaway 3-29-16
National PTA and LifeLock, Inc. have named the Buckley family of Pearce, Ariz. the winner of The Smart Talk Giveaway. With children getting devices as early as nine or 10 years old, The Smart Talk Giveaway was part of a national effort to encourage families to have conversations about technology use and online safety to help build the next generation of digital citizens.