Our Children Magazine
As another school year approaches, Our Children is helping you jumpstart your PTA. We have provided a toolkit with tips and helpful hints to assist you in such areas as advocacy, fundraising and programs.
You are sure to find everything you need to propel your PTA to the next level, and have fun doing it. The issue also highlights three PTAs that have excelled in the area of membership. They share their secret to growing your PTA.
Are you curious about what top education reformers and political leaders think about Common Core State Standards? In this issue, prominent figures weigh-in on how the standards can be the lynchpin to major education reform, and what it means for our children.
Also in this issue: 2014 National PTA Convention recap, maximizing teachable moments at home, building effective family-school partnerships and recognizing PTA’s role in creating a more just juvenile justice system 40 years ago.